Great photo of modern day Herat

“Fly over Herat”

Great photo of modern day Herat, #Afghanistan with the city’s iconic monuments.

Herat became the capital of Turkic Timurid ruler Shah Rukh, the youngest of Timur’s sons.

Both the Citadel of Herat & the Masjid Jami in the foreground were built by the Timurids.

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