The plaza in front of the Wall was something like a shrine, but not much like a shul.
Many clients come from the neighborhood surrounding the shrine.
Justin Bieber was forced to apologize for his visit to the shrine this week.
One of the most important rooms in the temple is the shrine of Sheik Adi ibn Musafir.
In a long struggle with a smack addiction, he made novenas at the shrine of St. Jude, patron of hopeless cases.
Then he rushed on and passed behind the veil and stood within the shrine.
This was in fulfilment of vows they had made at the shrine of Antipolo.
The light of the tenebrario is dimmed by placing it within a kind of shrine.
We possess his relics and they are enclosed in the shrine under the high altar.
They were too extraordinary for any one else to have sent them and had been laid at her shrine in too unusual a way.
Old English scrin "ark (of the covenant); chest, coffer; case for relics," from Latin scrinium "case or box for keeping papers," of unknown origin. From late 14c. as "a tomb of a saint" (usually elaborate and large). A widespread word, cf. Dutch schrijn, German Schrein, French écrin, Russian skrynya, Lithuanian skrine.