Historical sites

One of the most ancient regions of Uzbekistan is Pocket. The region is located in the lower reaches of the local river Zarafshan. This place was considered the crossroads of the ancient West and East. About the age of the area says a huge number of unique artifacts and historical monuments found in Sarmyshsay and Uctua. That is why the region has certain popularity among historians and tourists all over the planet.
Pocket (Kermani, Kermene, Carmine) originated in ancient times in the III century BC.. There is an interesting legend about the name origin of the city. According to legend, in ancient times, one of Beck was born deaf daughter Amina. Beck turned to a wise doctor and told him about the trouble. He advised him to take on the sacred hill of his deaf daughter and shout loudly “Kar Amin”, which means “deaf Amina”. Beck did not hesitate drove his deaf daughter on the sacred hill and shouted “Kar Amin”. On the same day his daughter was to hear. After this amazing incident, the people began to praise this place and love this sacred land on which they built their small settlement. And thus the city attached to the name of Pocket.

     The mosque of Kasym-Sheikh was built in the XVI century near the grave of Sheikh Kasim, who died in 1571 year. Initially installed the platform for the tomb, then built the mosque itself. After the Pocket has become one of the famous cities of the time.
In “Samaria” a famous Eastern writer A. T. samarqandi mentions a Mir said Fringe, in whose honour was built the mausoleum. It is a beautiful piece of architecture is a national treasure and is decorated with the city center Pockets. This structure built of brick. However, the pristine form of the building is not preserved, because many times restored.

   Daggeron mosque was built XI century, the Mosque was restored recently. The mosque was established the memorial complex “Mavlon Orif Daggeron”. In the memorial complex “Mavlon Orif Daggeron” is a Museum, garden, tombstone, big wells, chillahona, space for table.
This mosque was built in a mixed style of brick-built columns, slabs and Foundation. The walls of the building are built of blocks of pakhsa and Adobe bricks. Arches and Central dome of a building decorated with moldings used in rituals of Gancia. The mosque has a stunning view, despite the fact that repeatedly was exposed to restoration. Near the mosque there is a Museum which contains many exhibits that were found here.

The mausoleum of Khoja Chirawa were destroyed in the 20th century. On the site of the mausoleum preserved only the tomb of Khoja Chirawa, which is currently made of modern materials was built a new mausoleum of Khoja Chirawa. It is known that the Hodge Harova was a disciple of bowls of Bahauddin Naqshbandi and Mavlono Arif Dehaani, and until his last days lived in his Pocket. For that the locals gave him the preference and the mausoleum was built in his honor.

    Hazara Rabat – Malik is a large Royal caravanserai, built in the XI century around the Pockets. Rabat – Malik arose on the way from Bukhara to Samarkand. Until today there is still a part of the main facade, but the ways of the excavations were revealed the basic layout of the building.
Rabat-I Malik is 23 kilometers to the West of the center of Navoi city and about a hundred kilometers North-East from Bukhara. In the middle ages in these meta held a piece of the Great silk road leading from Samarkand to Bukhara, which led to the construction of fortified Ribat, dubbed Rabat-I Malik. Currently near sibatom highway M37. Nearby is the international airport of Navoi and urban village Malikabad. Near the complex is known Sardoba Malik, modern Rabat is a giant tank.

Pocket is the old part of the city of Navoi, which carries a historical value and a sacred memory for all Muslims.