What is Uyghur religion?

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Shaheen asked 2 years ago
What is Uyghur religion?

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smartenglishnotes Staff answered 2 years ago
The Uyghurs gradually started to become Islamized in the 10th century and most Uyghurs identified as Muslims by the 16th century. Islam has since played an important role in Uyghur culture and identity. An estimated 80% of Xinjiang’s Uyghurs still live in the Tarim Basin.