Iran: Qum - shrine of Fatema Masumeh

besides the sheep images there are fantastic images of architecture in the Iran collection of the austrian veterinarian.

Here the shrine of Fatema Masumeh, one of the Shiites famous sacred places. The shrine is in Qum, in the middle of Iran, between Isfahan and Teheran.

It is just a great moment shot!

here the shrine area from outside.

At this time the shrine was around 14.000 qm ...

Today around 1.000.000 people are living there..

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