Shrine Amir al-mo'menin Ali bin Abi Talib peace be upon him, Najaf

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Pay your respects at Shrine Amir al-mo'menin Ali bin Abi Talib peace be upon him, considered the third holiest pilgrimage site for Shia Muslims. The complex serves as the resting place for the first imam, Ali ibn Abi Talib, and is also believed by many to house the remains of Noah and Adam. The complex was built around the imam’s grave in 977 CE, and has since been damaged and repaired several times. Reflect on the ancient traditional Islamic architecture, and don’t miss seeing the gold veranda, which serves as an entirely gilded entrance to the building. Put Shrine Amir al-mo'menin Ali bin Abi Talib peace be upon him on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Najaf online travel route planner .
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  • I won't waste much time on descriptions of Maula Ali's a.s shrine, as it's beyond explanation. You will have to visit to believe the true essence of spiritual happiness. There is a huge security check...  more »
  • What a magnificent & serene holy place, visited through out the year by millions. Continues flow of people but no health issues, abuse and found only love, love & love. The place soothes mind, soul & ...  more »
  • This is one of the holiest shrines for the Shia Moslems visited by millions of pilgrims every year. A lot of effort goes into keeping such a place clean and tidy and in crowd control especially at pra...  more »
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  • Just stars and nothing to say. Only sit there and see the most valuable King in the world.
  • The best place I saw in my life
  • Always missing such places. Nice
  • The best thing I've ever seen in my life.
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