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Taj Mahal E-mail
"No other building like that, but the proud passion of the love of an emperor set in stone". Sir Edwin Arnold described as the Taj Mahal in Agra, India
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Taj Mahal, The beginning
Agra was once the capital of the Moghul Empire, this was around the 16th and 18th century. It is about a half hour travel by train from New Delhi. Tourists in the vicinity of Agra in Agra, or are always visits the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is the most popular architecture of India and that is to say that it is a very beautiful building, as India has many temples which are stunning.
Taj Mahal means "Crown Palace". It is the best preserved and most beautiful tomb in the world. The Taj Mahal was built in honor of a woman and this was in that period, a lot, because there is not much value was attached to a woman in real life. On the banks of the Yamuna, the Taj Mahal to find. It is next to a tomb even a building that direct access to the Red Fort Weerden. The Red Fort was the residence of the Moghul Emperor to 1673, she moved to Delhi below.

The love story
The Taj Mahal was built in 1631 in memory of his second wife, Mumtaz Jahan. Mumtaz died when she accompanied her husband Shah Jahan to Burhanpur for a revolt to bring peace, just after the birth of their 14th child. The death of Mumtaz gave the emperor much grief and it is said that within a few months completely gray.
When Mumtaz was alive, it's Shah 4 things promise:

1) Building of the Taj Mahal

2) remarriage

3) Hold their children

4) Each year at its death the Taj Mahal visit

Shah came after the first two promises, to build the Taj Mahal and remarriage. The construction of the Taj began in 1631 and 22 years later it was ready.

Construction
Twenty thousand men and 1,000 elephants have participated in the construction of the Taj Mahal. These elephants have the material, marble, from all over India and central Asia moved to Agra.

The Taj Mahal stands on a hill and is marked by the marble and the four marble minarets. Inside the Taj Mahal is a jewel encrusted monument to Mumtaz Jahan. The Taj Mahal is so beautiful that the following is said:

It was built by giants and refined by jewelers.

The whole structure is symmetrical on 1 thing: the case of Shah Jahan in the Taj Mahal is located, of course after his death. Shah Jahan died after 8 years of imprisonment, during his imprisonment was his only view the Taj Mahal. Because of his coffin in the Taj Mahal were in place and Mumtaz Shah Jahan Jahan forever united. The Taj Mahal is a tribute to a beautiful woman, while it is a monument to eternal love.

It is impossible for a fleeting visit to the Taj Mahal, because once you get inside the Taj Mahal you forget the outside world by the beauty of the Taj Mahal. The monument is made of white marble, and not just inside the Taj Mahal is beautiful, but also outside. Every moment of the day, the Taj Mahal through the light differently. If for example you see a pink glow of sunrise on the Taj Mahal in the evening, this milk white and moonlight is golden. They say it as well: Just as a woman has different moods, just as the Taj Mahal ... various emanations

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