Khomein (in Persian خمین) is a city in central Iran, located in Markazi province, about 160 km from Qom and 350 km from Tehran. Persian (Local names: ÙØ§Ø±Ø³Û FÃ¢rsi or Ù¾Ø§Ø±Ø³Û PÃ¢rsi)* is an Indo-European language spoken in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan as well as by minorities in Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, India, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Southern Russia, neighboring countries, and elsewhere. ... The Congregation Mosque of NarÄgh. ... Qom (Persian: ÙÙ , also known as Qum or Kom) is a city in Iran and the Qom (River) flows through the town. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...
In 2005, it had an estimated population of 76,104.
The town of Khomein is located to the south of the province, in a fertile plain. The climate of Khomein is a moderate mountainous inclining to a semi-desert one. Winters are cold and summers are moderate. This city lies at a distance of 323 km. from Tehran. The name of Khomein was primarily mentioned in a book named "The History of Prophets and Kings". Subterranean canals (qanats), sewers and its famous fire-temple can be named as some pre-Islamic relics. This town was called the center of Kamareh 200 years ago. Presently, this town is famous because of the leader of the Islamic Revolution. This town is the birthplace of the leader of the Islamic Revolution. His father's house has become an important historical monument.
Categories: Cities in Iran | Iran geography stubs Khomeini is a Iranian name, derived from the Iranian city of Khomein. ... Ayatollah Khomeini founded the first modern Islamic republic Ayatollah Seyyed Ruhollah Khomeini (آیت‌الله روح‌الله خمینی in Persian) (May 17, 1900 – June 3, 1989) was an Iranian Shia cleric and the political... Son of deceased terrorist Ayatollah Khomeini. ...
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