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Mind peaceful place

Being there remembering all the story of Karbla where victory to the blood against swards where... read more

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FadKtm
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Doha, Qatar
Religious but also a historical place

Visited at the very busy time of Arbaeen but as the crowds receded, it was easier to understand the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being there remembering all the story of Karbla where victory to the blood against swards where they give there blood to keep GOD Name and believe on the top, we could end up with ISIS or Al Qaeda ideology. Must read Karbala Blood Battled to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited at the very busy time of Arbaeen but as the crowds receded, it was easier to understand the history and mix with locals. Very friendly atmosphere with lots to learn about history

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

You probably have to be into it, but if you are into it, this is one of earth's great wonders. Peace be upon you, ya aba Abdullah.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ali A
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The saint Abbas(pbuh) was one of the brothers of Imam Hussein(pbuh) the third Imam of the Shia and the grandson of prophet Muhammad(pbuh), who sacrificed himself for the Imam and his family in the battle of Karbala in order to take water for the children...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hamed H
Reviewed 26 March 2018

If you want to sense a power sense and your guard against real enemy, you should visit Abbas Holy Shrine...

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank alibeygi1
Reviewed 9 March 2018

A great place called Janabe Abbas A.S. tomb must visit, a shrine is opposite to Imam Hussain A.S. at a walking distance. A brother of Imam Hussain A.S. was killed on 10th of Moharram (Ashuraa) at the bank of river Phurrat after cutting his both...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Very close to imam hussein shrine. In the middle of old city of karbala. Surrounded by souk with lots of shops, streets are always crowded with passionate visitors. Restaurants serve the traditional Iraqi plates

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank chadyII
Reviewed 19 November 2017

At the opposite end of 'baytul haramain' and opposite the shrine of his brother the third Imam. The grounds have been extended over the years and gets packed during Arbaeen and Ashura. Busy at most times. Lots of security to get to the location but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SalimM
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Karbala and visited this holy place during the holy month of Moharram Was very emotional to see how Muslims express their grief and cry and wail for the martyrdom of imam Husain and his brother mola Abbas

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Fvj52
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Abbas, considered as the torchbearer in the world of loyalty, due to his unmatched sacrifice for Imam Husain AS and the family of Ahlul Bayt AS - his shrine has also seen the same fate as that of Imam Husain AS over the last 1337...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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