Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab Damascus, Syria

Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab
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Located in the town of Sayyidah Zaynab south of Damascus, the Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab is an opulent Iranian-style Shi'a mosque and shrine. It shelters the tomb of Sayidda Zeinab, the daughter of Imam Ali and granddaughter of the Prophet Muhammad. A large mosque is attached to the shrine.

Go Historic ID
249782
Best Known As
Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab
Full Name
Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab
Also Known As
Mausoleum of Lady Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque
Coordinates
36.340901° N, 33.444627° E  (map)
Address
Damascus, Syria
Tags
Damascus Damascus Governorate, Syria
Middle East continent
Syria Middle East

Further Resources

  1. “Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque”. “Wikipedia”.