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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Go Historic ID
318985
Names
Shrine of Imam Ali
Imam Ali Mosque
Meshed Ali
Tomb of Ali
Dates
c.1500

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Shrine of Imam Ali - Najaf, Iraq