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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  • 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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  • to me, it's perfect destination if you seek peace of mind and soul. i won't speak of the value of visiting the Shrine itself cuz it will need volumes to speak about that but would only shed light on v...  more »
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  • Imam ali is the cousin of the prophet mohammed
  • Every body must go there. I dnot have words to explain this place. Must visit
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