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Religion in the Kazakh Khanate

K. M. Baipakov, B. E. Kumekov
Islam became the official religion of the Kazakhs in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Its main centres were Turkestan, Khwarazm, Bukhara and Astrakhan. Merchants played an important role in the spread of Islam among the Kazakhs.


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