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Sheykhabad Destination Guide

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Sheykhabad in the region of Qom is a city in Iran - some 79 mi (or 128 km) South-West of Tehran, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sheykhabad in Iran

Current time in Sheykhabad is now 08:30 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Dudkesh, Tehran, Tayqan, Sarm, Sari or Qal'eh-ye Kamkar. While being here, make sure to check out Qom, Jamkaran, Shadqoli Khan, Zanbilabad, Jamaliyeh and Mahdudeh-ye Shahrak-e Qods as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 51 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Night Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 906.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 15th of December 2017
Scattered clouds.
Scattered clouds Day: 6°C (43 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)
Saturday, 16th of December 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 6°C (43 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)
Sunday, 17th of December 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 1°C (34 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)

Videos

Qom 2008 IRAN

00:40 min ( December 03, 2008 by noveofree)
Views: 277 - Rating: 5/5

Viaggio in Iran

Memorable Iran

15:00 min ( November 27, 2010 by highbrand)
Views: 294 - Rating: 5/5

A compilation of pictures and video taken during a recent trip to Iran. Thanks to all the wonderfully warm and amazingly hospitable people I met along the way for making it such a memorable trip


Qom IRAN

00:44 min ( December 03, 2008 by noveofree)
Views: 1,117 - Rating: 5/5

Qom Soulcollector's photos around Qom I...

01:23 min ( March 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW2)
Views: 382 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Soulcollector's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...


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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 34.65, 50.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:17th-century architecture, Cemeteries in Iran, Mosques in Iran, Qom Province, Safavid architecture, Shia cemeteries, Shia shrines, Ziyarat

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 34.65, 50.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1980, Universities in Iran

Jamkaran

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 34.65, 50.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Mosques in Iran, Populated places in Qom Province, Qom County, Safavid architecture

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