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Explore Shule in China

Shule in the region of Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu is a place in China - some 2,129 mi or ( 3426 km ) West of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Shule

Time in Shule is now 04:28 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kashgar " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Murghob, Yilkiqi, Tazgun, Andijan, and Osh. Since you are here already, consider visiting Murghob . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Shule ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Beautiful Kashgar ---- Guzel Qeshqer

5:58 min by mustafasendal
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our hearts' city lovely Kashgar.----bizning guzel shehirimiz Kashgar. ..

2007.03.07 Pomegranate Juice in Kashgar

6:36 min by tibetronica
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Kashgar is a city of Uyghurs within Chinese borders. In both culture and geography, it is the farthest city away from Beijing. Historically populated by Uyghurs, who are ethnically of the Turkestan fa ..

Kashgar Haircut

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Barber about to shave a customer's head in a small town near Kashgar, Xinjiang Provence, China. ..

Dragoman in China and Central Asia.wmv

2:12 min by DragomanTravel
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Follow an Overland trip through China and Central Asia. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Shule County

Shule County is a county situated in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administrative jurisdiction of the Kashgar Prefecture. It is located to the South of Kashgar City. In Ancient times, the Shule area was once the home to a Xiyu oasis civilisation, the Shule Kingdom.

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Located at 39.39 76.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: County-level divisions of Xinjiang, Kashgar Prefecture

Kashgar Prefecture

Kaxgar (Kashi) Prefecture or Kashgar Prefecture is located in mid-western Xinjiang, China. It has an area of 112,057 km² and 3,979,362 inhabitants at the 2010 cenus with a population density of 36 inhabitants/km²). The capital of the prefecture is the city of Kashgar which has 400,225' inhabitants in its built up area.

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Located at 39.45 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
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Kashgar or Kashi is an oasis county-level city with approximately 350,000 residents in the western extremity of the People's Republic of China, near the border with Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. Kashgar is the administrative centre of Kashgar Prefecture of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region which has an area of 162,000 square kilometres and a population of approximately 3.5 million. The city's urban area covers 15 km, though its administrative area extends for 555 km .

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Located at 39.47 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Ancient peoples of China, Central Asian Buddhist kingdoms, Central Asian Buddhist sites, Cities in Central Asia, Former countries in Chinese history, Kashgar, Kashgar Prefecture, Oases of China, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Xinjiang

Id Kah Mosque

For the mosque in Afghanistan, see Id Gah Mosque Id Kah Mosque 250px Basic information Location 22x20px Kashgar, China Geographic coordinates coord}}{{#coordinates:39.47227|N|75.984106|E|source:dewiki_region:CN-65_type:landmark primary name= }} Affiliation Islam Region Xinjiang Ecclesiastical or organizational status Mosque Architectural description Architect(s) Saqsiz Mirza Architectural type Mosque Completed 1442 Specifications Capacity 20,000 Minaret(s) 3 The Id Kah mosque is a mosque located in Kashgar, Xinjiang, in the western People's Republic of China.

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Located at 39.47 75.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: 15th-century architecture, Kashgar, Mosques in Xinjiang, Visitor attractions in Xinjiang

Afaq Khoja

Abakh Khoja (? - 1693/94), born Hidayat al-Lah, a.k.a. Apaq Xoja, or more properly Āfāq Khwāja was a religious and political leader with the title of Khwaja in Kashgaria (in modern-day southern Xinjiang). He was also known as Khwāja Hidāyat Allāh.

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Located at 39.49 76.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 1626 births, 1694 deaths, History of Xinjiang, Islam in China, Sufis, Uyghur people, Year of birth unknown

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Shule