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.

Facts & Stats on Shrine of Imam Husayn

Names
Karbala
Kerbala
Kerbela
Mashhad al-Husayn
Masjidu l-Hussayn
Shrine of Imam Husayn
Shrine of Imam Hussain
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