Fatima Masumeh Holy Shrine


Cultural-Historical, Religious


Qom is resting place of the 7th Imam of Shia, Imam Mousa Kazem’s (PBUH) daughter, Hazrat Masumeh (PBUH). This magnificent building is located in the center of the city and the history of the building back to the third century AH.

Asha’ari’s sons put a canopy of mats after on the burial of Hazrat Masumeh’s holy body (peace be upon her) at the current location where named Babolan .After a while in the mid-third century AH, Hazrat Zainab daughter of Imam Jawad (AS) built the dome on this building by brick, stone and stucco.

This building has been changed during different and rose to glory in the Safavid era Today, this shrine consists of a shrine, the dome, porch, courtyard and finial with most of the decorations, including bas or use different colored marble plinth, or mosaic tiling in seven colors in wall surfaces, mirror arch and wall, arches and other architectural decorations such as arts and painting on stucco silver etc.

That is more subtle effects are less with the passage of time. After Imam Reza (the 8th Imam of Shia) is one of the largest religious pilgrimage in Iran, Hazrat Masumeh Shrine (PBUH) and administrative institutions dependent always been respected Shiite Muslims .




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