Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab Damascus, Syria

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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.

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319533
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36.340901° N, 33.444627° E

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  1. Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque Wikipedia.

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Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab (Damascus, Syria)
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April 11, 2015