Shrine of Imam Husayn Karbala, Iraq 684; 11th C; 14th C
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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- Go Historic ID
- KarbalaKerbalaKerbelaMashhad al-HusaynMasjidu l-HussaynShrine of Imam HusaynShrine of Imam Hussain
- 32.616569° N, 44.034276° E