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Palangabi (Palang Abi) Mountain

in Qom city | Qom province
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Palangabi (Palang Abi) Mountain

Related to Qom city (located in Qom province)
The same with a height of about 3,154 m. is situated at a distance of 48 km. southwest of Qom. Various rivers such as the Ravanj, Dareh Baq and Azna take their sources here. The Palangan mountains join the Qaleaq summits from the east.
It is said that the city of Qom existed in the pre-Islamic ages, whereas, some believe that the same belongs to the post Islamic times. Kom was the name of the ancient rampart of the city of Qom, thus, the Arabs called it Qom (or Ghom).
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