Mosque of al-Shaykh al-Tusi
|Mosque of al-Shaykh al-Tusi|
Entrance gate of al-Shaykh al-Tusi Mosque
|Islamic Sect||Shi'a Islam|
|Renovation||Renovated in different periods|
|Features||The center for teaching the lessons of the seminary of Najaf|
Mosque of al-Shaykh al-Ṭūsi (Arabic:جامع الشیخ الطوسی) is among the most famous and oldest mosques of Najaf and the burial place of al-Shaykh al-Tusi (d. 460/1068). This mosque is near the Shrine of Imam Ali (a) and has been the place for holding the classes of the seminary of Najaf since the past. It has been repaired and reconstructed several times.
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