Mumtaz Mahal alias Taj Mahal is located in Agra India, which is a beautiful art of Mughal emperor and the architects. The word ‘Taj Mahal’ belongs to Urdu/Persian language, which means the crown of palaces. It is considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the World, as it is a finest building made by Mughal King. It presents the finest art work of Mughal architecture built by a Mughal emperor.
From all around the world, people take it as the Jewel of Muslim Art in Agra, India. It is one of the mostly admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage, which is describing a love story of Mughal emperor. It is fully made of white marble, which is so expensive even in this modern age. The people used to visit and see it in moon light, where it give a beautiful sight and look. They also take a sight from the Jumna River; where from Taj Mahal appears as suspended.
Mostly people ask what is Taj Mahal? Where is Taj Mahal? What is the story behind it? Where it is located in India? Keeping in view the seventh wonder of the world, people remain curious about the Taj Mahal. So here is the answer of your all questions.
Taj Mahal (Mumtaz Mahal) Pictures
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Tomb of King Shah Jahan and Queen Mumtaz Mahal
Shah Jahan, the Mughal emperor made this Taj Mahal in the sweet memory of her beloved wife (Mumtaz Mahal). He had three wives named Akbarabadi Mahal, Kandahari Mahal and Mumtaz Mahal, while the Mumtaz was one of them who were more beloved by Shah Jahan. In 1631 Mumtaz died during giving birth to the 14th child of Shah Jahan in Burhanpur. Shah Jahan was mourned upon the death of her most beloved and adoring wife. He took the decision to build a mansion in the sweet and loving memory of Mumtaz Mahal. He jointed all his efforts and started to build Taj Mahal, which took a long time and a huge amount of money in completion.
The art of Mughal calligraphy took 22 years in completion, and the Taj Mahal was built in Agra. Almost 20,000 labor and 1000 elephants were arranged, who worked for 22 years continuously to build Taj Mahal in Agra, India. It became a magnificent monument, which belongs to an emperor love story and Mumtaz Mahal. The costly material from all over the world was imported for the construction of Taj Mahal. The catacomb and platform took 12 years in completion. The Mumtaz Mahal wife of Shah Jahan is buried in the vicinities of Taj Mahal.
The miraculous complex in Agra, India is made with white marble, and it is standing on a sandstone platform. The Mughal King Shah Jahan also decided to be buried there after his death, and the tomb of King Shah Jahan is just next to the tomb of her most adoring and loving wife, Queen Mumtaz Mahal.
It is the history behind Taj Mahal (Mumtaz Mahal) that it was built in the memory of King’s beloved wife. Four minarets of Taj Mahal on the four corners were also built by the architects, and it became an example of art by Mughal architects. Whereas the dimensions of Taj Mahal are concerned, it is 137 feet in height from ground to top and 239 feet in length.
Height of Taj Mahal minarets is 40 meters and they have divided into three parts. You can say that everything available in the vicinities of the Taj Mahal is just miraculous, as it is surrounded by water fountains and beautiful green gardens. This area is measured as 300 meters, where everything is just like a miracle. It may be a miracle of love, as the story behind Taj Mahal is up to the public.
Beside green gardens and water fountains, you will definitely admire the amazing structure of Taj Mahal. If you are visiting India, traveling in India or living in India, you must see the amazing wonder of the world. When you will enter from the Gate of Paradise, you will love the beauty of Taj Mahal and admire by the art of Mughal emperor. It is also heard that in Mughal Era when the Taj Mahal was in construction process, the Mughal King’s treasure was near to be ended, as the construction of the monument was taking a lot of expenditures.
As it is a beautiful wonder and example of love by Muslim Mughal emperor, you will find a beautiful Mosque in the west of Taj Mahal. This beautiful Mosque has designed with precious red stones.
Tourists from all over the world comes India to see the beautiful architectural structure of Taj Mahal, which is one of the Seven Wonders of World. Agra is a best place for tourists, where government has also take measures to manage tourists from all over the world. People inspires by the beautiful and memorable example of love. Muslims from all over the world can say that the Muslims emperors have left the examples of love by building a long lasting significant monument Taj Mahal. So if you are willing to travel India, it will be a best traveling place for you to visit Taj Mahal in Agra, India.