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What is the Taj Mahal ?

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Taj Mahal, Agra, India.
Taj Mahal
 
What is the Taj Mahal ?The Taj Mahal is the monument of Mughal art and well know architectural building all over the world, It s on the great Treasure of India and also the jewel of India named as Taj Mahal. A tomb was built by Shah Jahan in memory of Mumtaz Mahal.

Taj Mahal is located in Agra, India. It was constructed by an Architect named Ustad Ahmad lahauri. More than 3 million people from all over the world including 200, 000 from overseas visit Taj Mahal every year. The tomb is very large laid with white marble. Like all Mughal tombs Tajmahal is topped with a large dome which is a beauty of love expressed by Shah Jahan in those days (1632- 1653).

Taj mahal is open from 6am to 7pm on weekdays, on Fridays it is open for prayers at the mosque between 12pm to 2pm. For security reasons only limited things are allowed those who wish to see Taj Mahal. Every view of Taj Mahal is a sparkle for every one of us which has an elevation of 561 ft, especially from the banks of river Yamuna.