Chorsu Bazaar

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Chorsu Bazaar
Selling spices at Chorsu Bazaar

Chorsu Bazaar (Uzbek: Чорсу бозор) is the traditional bazaar located in the center of the old town of Tashkent, the capital city of Uzbekistan. Under its blue-colored domed building and the adjacent areas, all daily necessities are sold.

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Chorsu Bazaar is located across the street from Chorsu Station of the Tashkent Metro, near Kukeldosh Madrasah. "Chorsu" is a word from the Persian language, meaning "crossroads" or "four streams". [1] Kukeldash Madrasah, built around 1570, is located at the edge of the bazaar.

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Coordinates: 41°19′36″N 69°14′06″E / 41.32667°N 69.23500°E / 41.32667; 69.23500