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This unique building of the Azerbaijani architecture does not have any analogues in the East.There are numerous debates on the date of construction and purpose of this monument, at present it attracts the attention most of all for its unparalleled form.The Maiden Tower is a monument that is shrouded in mystery and legend.The most majestic monument of Baku rises in the south-eastern part of the fortress of Icherisheher.

It was abandoned after 1883 when oil and gas plants were established in the vicinity, ending the flow of natural gas to the temple and extinguishing the holy fire.The Baku Ateshgah was a pilgrimage and philosophical centre of Zoroastrians from Northwestern Indian Subcontinent, who were involved in trade with the Caspian area via the famous "Silk Road".The four holy elements of their belief were: ateshi (fire), badi (air), abi (water), and heki (earth).It is located 64 km far from Baku in the south-west part.The Baku Ateshgah, often called the "Fire Temple of Baku", is a castle-like religious temple in Surakhani, a suburb in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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