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Mosque of Syeda Zainab

Syeda Zainab, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Is one.of the most famous mosque is the world And peaple.are friendly I like taking my coffee... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
mohamed b
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Holiest place in Egypt

you will be lost in the charm of the mosque and spirituality of Sayda Zainab the grand daughter of... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Usama M
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Cairo, Egypt
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Syeda Zainab, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Is one.of the most famous mosque is the world And peaple.are friendly I like taking my coffee overthere

Thank mohamed b
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

you will be lost in the charm of the mosque and spirituality of Sayda Zainab the grand daughter of prophet Mohamed peace be upon him and sister of Imam Al Hussien and Al Hassan , the mosque is built on Mamluk style.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful mosque in honour of the prophet Muhammad's (pbuh) granddaughter syeda Zainab, great design & architecture, also has a busy market bazaar right opposite

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Wonderful mosque that houses the shrine of Syeda Zainab (RA), the sister of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), both the grand-children of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). A must-see attraction for all Muslim tourists visiting the city, however, the non-Muslim tourists are more than welcome too. There...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Spiritual experience to come to this mosque. Beautiful Maqam and blessed area to visit. Well maintained.

Thank Nidal T
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

This was a very emotional visit to the shrine of the Holy Sister of the martyred Imam Hussain, the grandson of the Holy Prophet Mohammed (PBUH). Syeda Zainab witnessed the most horrific events of the 7th century and herself was subjected to terrible ordeals at...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Coming to the blessed shrine of Sayyida Zaynab was an emotional experience and a must do for all Muslims visiting Cairo. We caught an uber from Al Hussain Mosque, did ziyara and then walked from to Sayyida Nafisa, Sayyida Aisha and Imam Sha'afi- all within...More

Thank Zanab J
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went there for a short time. lots of poor people outside begging outside. people hugging the silvery case outside and crying , lamenting , praying. a scene you should see at least once.

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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Visit to Syeda Zainab Mosque, makes you enjoy very special atmosohere and culture and life of simple Egyptian People

Thank Adel S
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Full of the devouts, spiritually enlightening and not far from imam hussain mosque Very beautiful mosque

Thank Anjum N
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Response from Usama M | Reviewed this property |
yes women can see the shrine of AL Sayeda Zainab, everybody can visit
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