Shrine of Imam Husayn Karbala, Iraq

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The primary focus of pilgrimages to Karbala, this large shrine contains the tomb of Imam Husayn (d. 680), the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad and a much-revered Shi'a martyr.

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32.616569° N, 44.034276° E

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Shrine of Imam Husayn (Karbala, Iraq)
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April 11, 2015