Shrine of Imam Ali Najaf, Iraq c.1500
In the Shia holy city of Najaf in southern Iraq is the mosque and shrine of Imam Ali. For Shia Muslims, it is the third holiest place in the world after Mecca and Medina.
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- Shrine of Imam AliImam Ali MosqueMeshed AliTomb of Ali
- 31.995953° N, 44.314256° E
- main dates
- 1500 constructed