Rudaki, Tajikistan

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Rudaki
Town and Jamoat
Rudaki is located in Tajikistan
Rudaki
Rudaki
Location in Tajikistan
Coordinates: 38°8′N 68°57′E / 38.133°N 68.950°E / 38.133; 68.950
Country  Tajikistan
Province Sughd
District Panjakent District
Population
 • Total 15,039
Time zone TJT (UTC+5)

Rudaki is a town and jamoat in western Tajikistan. It is located in Panjakent District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 15,039.[1]

The village, once a part of Persia, is the birthplace of the poet Rudaki.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Jamoats". UN Coordination, Tajikistan. Retrieved April 5, 2009. 

Coordinates: 38°08′N 68°57′E / 38.133°N 68.950°E / 38.133; 68.950