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  • Grave of a child. People in Karakalpakstan believe that when the 'roof' of the grave falls down, the soul of the deceased is accepted in Heaven.

  • People praying at the shrine of Bakhaddin Nakshaband, the founder of Sufism in Uzbekistan.

  • People walking in circles around a holy well and throwing money in it.

  • When Bakhaddin Nakshaband returned home after his visit to Mekka, he planted his cane in the earth and it grew into a tree.

  • People walk in circles around the holy tree.

  • People leave money at the holy tree for the garden keepers.

  • Tombs of holy men in Samarkand.

  • Muslim graveyard in Samarkand.

  • Jewish graveyard in Samarkand.

  • Atelier for tomb stones 'russian style'.