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List of holy cities
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List of holy cities

This is a list of cities that various groups regard as holy. Within each section the cities are ordered by their importance to the group. Groups are listed alphabetically.

Table of contents
1 Bahá'í
2 Buddhism
3 Christianity
4 Hinduism
5 Islam
6 Judaism
7 Shintoism
8 Unitarianism
9 See also

Bahá'í

  1. Akko
  2. Haifa

Buddhism

  1. Bodh Gaya
  2. Sarnath
  3. Kushinagar
  4. Lumbini

Mahayana Buddhism

  1. Lhasa

Christianity

  1. Bethlehem
  2. Jerusalem
  3. Nazareth
  4. Antioch

Roman Catholicism

  1. Rome
  2. Santiago de Compostela
  3. Lourdes
  4. Fatima
  5. Knock

Eastern Orthodox

  1. Constantinople

Russian Orthodox

  1. Moscow

Latter-day Saint theology

  1. Independence
  2. Nauvoo
  3. Salt Lake City

Hinduism

  1. Benares
  2. Mathura

Islam

  1. Mecca
  2. Medina
  3. Jerusalem

Shi'a Islam

  1. Karbala
  2. Najaf
  3. Qom

Judaism

  1. Jerusalem

Shintoism

  1. Kyoto

Unitarianism

  1. Boston

See also

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