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Sha'lan Destination Guide

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Sha'lan in the region of An Najaf is a town located in Iraq - some 88 mi (or 141 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sha'lan in Iraq

Local time in Sha'lan is now 06:07 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sha'lan, Sulaichiya, Karbala, Baghdad, Awdat az Zibalah or Al Bu Madi. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

21°C / 71 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1022.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 22nd of February 2018
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Sky is clear, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (71 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

ANSAR PARTY LAHORE WITH MALIK ASAD IN MU...

02:57 min ( January 20, 2009 by aqeelmehdee)
Views: 7,986 - Rating: 5/5

ANSAR PARTY LAHORE WITH MALIK ASAD IN MUSSJID-Y-KUFA IRAQ IN 2009 2010 karbala pakistan majlis matam noha mola ali AS imam hussain karbala iraq iran matamdari matame ansar party lahore

Recon Marines in Iraq

09:34 min ( July 01, 2011 by ReconScoutSniper8541)
Views: 10,051 - Rating: 4.33333/5

This is my plt's (A Co, 2nd Plt, 1st Recon) deployment montage from our 2004 trip to Iraq. I had to cut the video short but oh well. Enjoy. Thanks to Jonathan Kelly for making the video. Music in the ...


STRYKER INFERNO: Iraq

07:49 min ( October 20, 2009 by nomorenarcissism)
Views: 2,745 - Rating: 3.76923/5

What do you get when you combine greedy traitors at General Dynamic Land Systems (GDLS) with weak-ego, narcissists who gobble up whatever BS fed them by the Army bureaucracy? LOTS OF WHEELED TRUCK, VI...

Al-Najaf Province - IRAQ

06:33 min ( July 22, 2012 by urukiiraqi)
Views: 778 - Rating: 3.66667/5

AL-Najaf province in Iraq is home to the holy city of Najaf which is well-known as the site of the tomb of Imam Ali and it is a great center of pilgrimage from throughout the Shi'a Islamic world. AL-N...


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Interesting facts about this location

Great Mosque of Kufa

The Great Mosque of Kufa, or Masjid al-Kūfa,or Masjid-al-Azam located in Kūfa, Iraq, is one of the earliest mosques in Islam. The mosque, built in the 7th century, contains the remains of Muslim ibn ‘Aqīl - first cousin of Husayn ibn ‘Alī, his companion Hānī ibn ‘Urwa, and the revolutionary Mukhtār al-Thaqafī.

More reading: Great Mosque of Kufa homepage
Located at 32.07, 44.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:7th-century mosques, Arabic architecture, Islamic architecture, Islamic holy places, Kufa, Mausoleums in Iraq, Mosques in Iraq, Muhammad family, Shia Islam in Iraq, Shia mosques, Shrines, Twelvers, Visitor attractions in Iraq, Ziyarat

Kufa

Kufa is a city in Iraq, about 170 kilometres south of Baghdad, and 10 kilometres northeast of Najaf. It is located on the banks of the Euphrates River. The estimated population in 2003 was 110,000. Along with Samarra, Karbala, Kadhimiya and Najaf, Kufa is one of five Iraqi cities that are of great importance to Shia Muslims. The city was the final capital of ʿAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, and was founded within the first hundred years of the 622 Hijra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.07, 44.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Amṣar, Capitals of caliphates, Kufa

Al Najaf International Airport

Al Najaf International Airport is the airport serving Najaf, Iraq, and is located on the eastern side of the city. Formerly a military airbase, the facility consists of one asphalt runway 3,000 metres long and 70 metres wide. The airport is expanding to provide four departure gates, two arrival gates, immigration and passenger services.

More reading: Al Najaf International Airport homepage
Located at 32.07, 44.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iraq, Najaf

An-Najaf Stadium

An Najaf Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Najaf, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Najaf football club. The stadium holds 12,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.07, 44.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Iraq

Najaf

Najaf is a city in Iraq about 160 km (roughly 100 miles) south of Baghdad. Its estimated population in 2008 is 560,000 people. It is the capital of Najaf Governorate. It is widely considered the third holiest city of Shi'a Islam and the center of Shia political power in Iraq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.07, 44.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:791 establishments, Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Fertile Crescent, Holy cities, Najaf, Populated places established in the 8th century, Shia holy cities

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