Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab Syria

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.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249782
Names
Mausoleum of Lady Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab
Sayyidah Zaynab Mosque
Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab
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Timeline

1990
Construction of Shrine of Sayidda Zeinab