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Taj Mahal

(ˈtɑːdʒ məˈhɑːl)
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(Placename) a white marble mausoleum in central India, in Agra on the Jumna River: built (1632–43) by the emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal; regarded as the finest example of Mogul architecture
[Urdu, literally: crown of buildings]
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Noun1.Taj Mahal - beautiful mausoleum at Agra built by the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan (completed in 1649) in memory of his favorite wifeTaj Mahal - beautiful mausoleum at Agra built by the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan (completed in 1649) in memory of his favorite wife
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The tournament will also be graciously 'Supported by' Travelex, WHSmith, Mumtaz Mahal, More Cafe and Woodlands restaurant.
The Taj Mahal was completed by Shah Jahan in 1653 as a mausoleum for his third and favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth to their 14th child.
TAJ MAHAL, INDIA The Taj Mahal in Agra, India was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal.
TAJ MAHAL: The Taj Mahal in Agra, India was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Mumtaz Mahal Restaurant has introduced Kashmiri cuisine -- popularly known as Wazwan -- on its menu served Tuesday through Friday.
Mumtaz Mahal, the woman who inspired the Taj Mahal, died in childbirth.
The seventh edition will be held on June 12 at Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa's Mumtaz Mahal restaurant.
The next morning spend time at Taj Mahal, an iconic Mughal era monument built by Shah Jehan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Shah Jahan, the great Moghul emperor, built the Taj Mahal to T declare his undying affection for his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal, which means Jewel of the Palace.
Shah Jahan, the great Moghul emperor, built the Taj Mahal to declare his undying affection for his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal, which means Jewel of the Palace.
Shah Jahan, the great Moghul emperor, built the Taj Mahal to declare his undying affection for his favourite wife - he had others, a bit like Charles - Mumtaz Mahal, which means Jewel of the Palace.
What gives it a special emotional weight, however, is that Shah Jahan was, of course, the emperor who built the Taj Mahal, the peerless "teardrop on the face of eternity" as the great Bengali poet and artist Rabindranath Tagore called it, as a mausoleum in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal.