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.

Facts & Stats on Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab

Go Historic ID
319533
Names
Mausoleum of Lady Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque
Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab
Dates
1990

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Resources for Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab

  1. Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque Wikipedia.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab - Damascus, Syria