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Qom in the region of Qom with it's 900,000 inhabitants is located in Iran - some 79 mi (or 127 km) South of Tehran, the country's capital city.

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Time in Qom is now 02:49 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tehran, Sarm, Sari, Sanandaj, Qazvin or Qal'eh-ye Kamkar. Since you are here already, consider visiting Dudkesh, Qom, Jamkaran, Shadqoli Khan, Zanbilabad and Mahdudeh-ye Shahrak-e Mahdiyeh. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Qom 2008 IRAN

00:40 min ( December 03, 2008 by noveofree)
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Viaggio in Iran


00:44 min ( December 03, 2008 by noveofree)
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19-Jan-2012 Roza of Bibi Masooma Salamul...

04:18 min ( April 24, 2012 by hussaini110786)
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19-Jan-2012 Roza of Bibi Masooma SalamullahiAlaiha in the holy city of Qom

QOM CITY Fatima Masumeh Shrine

02:31 min ( April 23, 2012 by newssos)
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Fatima Masumeh Shrine in Qom Tehran. İran'ın Kum Şehri'nde yer alan Masume Türbesi

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Interesting facts about this location

Fatima Masumeh Shrine

The shrine of Fatema Mæ'sume is located in Qom which is considered by Shia Muslims to be the second most sacred city in Iran after Mashhad. Much of the shrine complex was first built by Shah Abbas I in the early 17th century. The shrine has attracted to itself dozens of seminaries and religious schools. The shrine is also depicted on the reverse of the Iranian 50 rials coin, issued since 2004. Also buried within the shrine are three daughters of ninth, Twelver Shī‘ah Imām, Muhammad at-Taqī.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.64, 50.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:17th-century architecture, Cemeteries in Iran, Mosques in Iran, Qom Province, Safavid architecture, Shia cemeteries, Shia shrines, Ziyarat


Jamkaran is a village in Qanavat Rural District, in the Central District of Qom County, Qom Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 8,368, in 1,747 families. Jamkaran is located on the outskirts of Qom, and is the site of the Jamkaran Mosque, a popular pilgrimage site for Shi'ite Muslims. Local belief has it that the Twelfth Imam (Muhammad al-Mahdi) — a messiah figure Shia believe will lead the world to an era of universal peace — once appeared and offered prayers at Jamkaran.

More reading: Jamkaran homepage
Located at 34.64, 50.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Mosques in Iran, Populated places in Qom Province, Qom County, Safavid architecture

University of Qom

University of Qom is a state university located in Qom. Established in 1980 by Mohammad Beheshti and Mohammad Javad Bahonar. The university offers degrees in five colleges. Following an endorsement by the High Council of the Revolution and under the supervision of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom, the University of Qom was founded in 1358/1979 under the name “The High Educational and Legal School of the Seminarians”.

More reading: University of Qom homepage
Located at 34.64, 50.88 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1980, Universities in Iran