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Ali Ibn Hamzeh Holly Shrine

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See this rather that Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine

If you want to see the glittering mirror design like Shah-E-Cheragh, then go here instead. It is... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Chee K
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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
You should not miss this Shrine

I can only agree with most of the reviews given, so that I will not elaborate more. Women have to... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2017
Christian S
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Rudolfstetten, Switzerland
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Hafez Street , E Saheli St. Crossroad, Shiraz 71364, Iran
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Reviewed April 13, 2017

If you want to see the glittering mirror design like Shah-E-Cheragh, then go here instead. It is the only holly shrine allows non-muslim to go in and take photo.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Chee K
Reviewed April 2, 2017

This shrine is located fairly close to the main centre of Shiraz, just on the other side of the river. It contains a tomb and is a lot less crowded than the better known Shah e Cheragh shrine. But if you're looking for some peace...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank KGB777
Reviewed February 17, 2017

I can only agree with most of the reviews given, so that I will not elaborate more. Women have to wear a chador, but this is given to all the visiting women free of charge. An absolute "must" when in Shiraz.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Christian S
Reviewed January 16, 2017

We went there after night fall, the whole place light lighted up seems very grand to look at! The glass work inside the place also amazing to took at! You wont see anything written in English around this place. This shrine is less touristy in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank puhap
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Compared to the Shahcheragh complex this mosque with shrine is small, but very much the lively center of the religious community. I visited late afternoon on a Thursday. People come to honor their dead. There are many graves in the courtyard. They offered me sweets...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 4, 2016

This is the tomb of Emir Ali the nephew of Shah Cheragh, it is not as grand a tomb as his uncle's but in some ways such as its quiet contemplative atmosphere it is more impressive. The mass of green mirroring inside is on a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Signum32
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

If u can't make it to shahcheragh due to crowded time or traffic jam, I suggest u to visit here instead. It's 5 minutes walk from Hafez Tomb.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Altra1100
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This was one of the most peaceful places I have visited. The yard inside is a great place to admire the dome. Ladies get a free chador at the entrance and are allowed to enter the shrine at the "women only" entrance on the right...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank _eva_3v4
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

The most interesting thing for us perhaps was the need to don a chador if you are a woman. You are handed one at the door -- not black or heavy but made of printed cotton. A bit of a strange feeling but a must...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Tracy K
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

It's an old holly shrine that you can pray in its quiet peaceful place. It's good for cleaning mind from all stress we have in our routine life.

Date of experience: September 2016
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