Sayyidah Zainab mosque _ 09.NEF
Sayyidah Zaynab mosque Damascus
The Sayyidah Zaynab mosque is one of the holiest sites of the Shia Muslim faith.
It is believed to be the burial place of Zaynab-ul-Sugra, granddaughter of the prophet Mohammed. Shia Muslims come from all over the Middle East, and particularly from Iran, to visit the mausoleum.