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Taj Mahal: the 8th Wonder of the world

By Priya Subscribe to RSS | April 30th 2012 | Views:

It is an unparallel memories creation of Mughal phase. This Mahal was constructed by Anjumandbanu, the queen of the Shahjahan which is unending all over the world. She was commonly known as Mumtaz Mahal. She died in 1631, after in her memory Shahjahan built this gorgeous and impressive Taj Mahal. For construction of this building were spent near about four crore rupees in those time. Its construction was started in 1631 and completedin 1653. It took him at least 22 years to build it. Red stone is used in this Mughal fashion architecture.

Red Fort has two arc shaped entrances and marble domes. By using marble pieces and costly stones has made a beautiful entrance hall, pretty gardens surrounding which reflects the love of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal,Starting from amazing magnificence and ending with continuous and everlasting love story of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal which cannot be found on this earth. After saw this monument, many people feels the Taj Mahal spirit still exists and has strong relationship with the natives of the world together with its own country, India.

People from various countries come every day to see the great ‘World Heritage Monuments’ in Agra. Each and Every peoples dream is seeing the sun rising on the Taj Mahal and the evenings were peaceful when the pinkish rays of the setting sun fell on it from the river side. In Vacation prior many people travel to Agra primarily to see the Taj Mahal, there are several other historic sightseeing destinations in Agra. There are number of other attractive buildings surrounded by the foundation of Agra Fort like the Moti Masjid, Diwan-e-Am, Khaas Mahal, Jahangir's Palace, Diwan-e-Khaas, Shish Mahal and Musamman or Samman Burj. It was in Musamman that Shah Jahan was held captive in the year 1666. Mumtaz Mahal was the great beauty of Shah Jahan’s life which was great wife, good supporter and friend. Mumtaz was still gorgeous in the eyes of Shah Jahan even when she was not animate.

The red sandstone city Fatehpur Sikri, the fortified ramparts of the Agra Fort, the temples of Vrindavan that compose you remember the early days tales of Lord Krishna or the Akbar's last resting place at Sikandra; all these travel destinations near Agra provide you sufficient opportunities to walk around the royalty and structural design of Mughal era.

Fine, if you are thinking about wonderful tour in vacation you can visit world 8th miracle and feel the essence of Indian rich culture and tradition beauty depicting the glorious history of the country in the world.

Priya - About Author:
Priya Kamble is the author of this article. She has been demonstrating her writing skills by writing the articles for travel from last two years. She has written various articles on Travel and Tourism .

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