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Mausoleum Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly.

Sacred places of Northern Kazakhstan.

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 Dante Alighieri. «The Divine Comedy». 

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The mausoleum in honor of Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly is located at an altitude of 171 meters above sea level, located 1.2 kilometers from the right (eastern) bank of the Kara-Torgai river 21.6 kilometers southeast of the village of Kyzylzhuldyz, 32.6 kilometers west and slightly south of the village of Akkoshkar, 8 kilometers north and slightly west of the village of Zhanakala, in the Zhanakala rural district, on the territory of the subordinate city administration of the town of Arkalyk in the southeast of town of Arkalyk.
A snow-white mausoleum in honor of Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly, the leader of the national liberation movement of 1916, built by his descendants in 2010. Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly, even before the events of 1916, was respected by his countrymen, was engaged in irrigated arable farming, opened a school in his village.
On November 21, 1916, the constituent assembly of representatives of the population of 13 volosts elected Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly as khan. Possessing great influence in the steppe and enjoying unconditional authority, he contributed to the fact that under the banner of Amangeldy Imanov , during the national liberation movement of 1916, an army of many thousands united.
In March 1918, in the city of Orenburg, Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly took part in the 1st Torgai Congress of Soviets, but later stopped supporting the Soviet government. In November 1919 he was shot by the Red Army.
Geographical coordinates of mausoleum of Abdygappar Zhanbosynuly: N49°51'54.06" E66°07'40.01"

Authority and photos:
Alexander Petrov.