عنوان مقاله [English]
Religious places can play an important role in the development of religious tourism by dynamicing the environment and expanding their activities in various cultural, social, political and economic fields. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of religious tourism and Hosseiniyeh Azam capabilities in Zanjan. This study was an applied survey. Data were collected using interview selected questionnaires. The statistical population of the study is as large as the participants in Hosseiniyeh Azam ceremonies in 2017, which due to unknown number of participants with special formula of this situation in Cochran 385 people, a random sample was selected. Validity of the instrument was face and its reliability was between 70 and 70 using Cronbach's alpha for study variables. Up to 85/. Obtained. Pearson correlation coefficient, regression and hosseiniyeh azam role in religious tourism development in Zanjan were used in the research process using SPSS software. Equal to the findings of this study, this role has been confirmed by investigating the capabilities and capacities of this holy place. The impact coefficient of Hosseiniyeh Azam in creating specialized jobs was 0.091% in "growth of income and income improvement" more than 0.063%, "increase of welfare services in the province" 0.469% and "improvement of religious culture" from 0.338%. The findings of the study include the role of attractions of religious ceremonies and places to attract inner and outer tourists, the effects of tourists' entry into this region and appropriate bedside of religious tourism in beliefs and beliefs.