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Shah-Abdol-Azim Shrine in Rey is where a fifth generation descendant of the second Shia Imam, Hasan Bin Ali, has been interred. This 9th century structure has several courtyards, a golden cupola, two tiled minarets, a portico, a sepulcher, and a mosque. The mirror-work, paintings and gildings of the structure were all carried out or donated during the 19th century. There are two shrines named Imamzadeh Hamzeh (brother of the 8th Shia Imam Reza) and Imamzadeh Tahir (son of the 4th Shia Imam Sajjad) near the Shah-Abdol-Azim Shrine. Some of the Qajar kings, religious scholars and prominent figures have been interred in Shah-Abdol-Azim Shrine.

Shah-Abdol-Azim Shrine

  • Address

    Kashani St.