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Cultural Centre in Bashendi

Carpet-Making Cooperative

In Bashendi's carpet-making cooperative you can see rugs being woven and browse through the showroom.
Tomb in Bashendi

Tomb of Kitines

This sandstone tomb was occupied by Senussi soldiers during WWI and by a village family after that. Nevertheless, some funerary reliefs have survived and show the 2nd-century AD notable meeting the gods Min, Seth an…
Shrine in Bashendi

Tomb of Pasha Hindi

The Tomb of Pasha Hindi is covered by an Islamic-era dome, which sits over a Roman structure, clearly visible from inside the building. Locals make pilgrimages to pray for the saint’s intercession.