Great Mosque of Kufa, Kufa

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#2 of 7 in Things to do in Najaf Province
Visit Great Mosque of Kufa, a site where people believe the Prophet Muhammed stopped before going to God. The mosque suffered most during Saddam Hussein's regime, as he closed it to avoid gatherings. See valuable decorations containing rubies, diamonds, gold, and silver. Inside the mosque you can see tiles and marble, the same as the ones in Mecca. Look carefully to see details, including verses from the Quran, on the walls inside. Both the interior and exterior achieve impressive architectural accomplishments. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Great Mosque of Kufa and many more Kufa attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kufa tour itinerary maker site .
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  • I wish so very much that I could have captured a picture of how immaculate this beautiful place is. I felt spellbound by the spirituality and my eyes bounced back and forth between the pure white tile...  more »
  • During visits inside, one should be aware of the religious function. There is a great deal of crush around the shrine.
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  • Amazing. A must life time visit.
  • What a pleasure to visit the really great masjid of Hajrat Ali Radiallau Ta'ala Anho, what a spiritual experience
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