Shrine of Imam Ali Najaf, Iraq

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In the Shia holy city of Najaf in southern Iraq is the mosque and shrine of Imam Ali. For Shia Muslims, it is the third holiest place in the world after Mecca and Medina.

Facts & Stats

Go Historic ID
Best Known As
Shrine of Imam Ali
Full Name
Shrine of Imam Ali
Also Known As
Imam Ali Mosque
Meshed Ali
Tomb of Ali
31.995953° N, 44.314256° E  (map)
Najaf, Iraq


  • Huriyyah Pattawala commented on June 14, 2014:

    Most holy and beautiful place on earth
    May maula Ali send our prayers to almighty Allah and HE will grant it