The seat of the Manichaean pope was for centuries in Babylon, at a later period in Samarkand.
The seat of the Manichan pope was for centuries at Samarkand.
He passed a short period, only, of his life in Khartank, a suburb of Samarkand.
Most of the noted bullies (jangralr) of Samarkand and Bukhr are Marghnns.
Now that I was drawing near Samarkand all my curiosity and interest revived to see this Mecca of my longings of old.
He was 39 (lunar) years old, having been born in Samarkand, in 860AH.
In such repute are his odes held in Samarkand, that they are to be found in most houses.
Mamud Mrz did not rule in Samarkand more than five or six months.
The products of Samarkand are quite out of the ordinary, and thoroughly Chinese in character.
All the gardens and suburbs and some of the tmns of Samarkand are cultivated by it.