Hast Imam Complex

Khast-Imam complex has been the religious treasure not only for Tashkent but for the whole Uzbekistan for many centuries. This complex was built with the help of Khazrati-Imam, the Islamic preacher and the connoisseur of Quran and hadith. His real name was Abu-Bakr Mukhammad Kaffal Shahi.

There are also such magnificent objects on the territory of the complex as Tilla-Sheikh mosque, sacred mausoleum of Kazrati Imam, Imam al-Bukhari Islamic Institute and Barak-Khan madrasah.

A rich library of oriental manuscripts is also located here. There is the world famous Quran of Khalif Osman consisting of 353 parchment sheets is located here. This sacred Quran had traveled through such Arab cities as Medina, Damask, Bagdad and came to Uzbekistan thanks to Amir Temur’s initiative.