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Taj Mahal

(ˈtɑːdʒ məˈhɑːl)
n
(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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It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal with construction starting in 1632 AD and completed in 1648 AD, with the mosque, the guest house and the main gateway on the south, the outer courtyard and its cloisters were added subsequently and completed in 1653 AD.
Sony launched two of its flagship Xperia smartphones - XZ2 and XZ2 Compact at Mumtaz Mahal on Wednesday.
The stunning white building, located 250 kilometres south of Delhi, was built in the 17th century by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a mausoleum for his favourite queen, Mumtaz Mahal.
One of the seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
The Taj Mahal, an enduring testament to Shah Jahan's everlasting love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal, is visited by an estimated 3.
The Taj Mahal was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth in 1631.
The Taj Mahal was built as a tribute to Mumtaz Mahal and as a testimony of their "love story.
Before the deletion occurs, here are some facts to know about Shahjehan and his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal in whose memory he built the Taj Mahal:
The Taj Mahal was built by Shah Jahan as tomb to show his love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal and is considered as one of the wonders of the world and is a magnificent symbol of enduring love.
Built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, people are attracted as much by the love story as the spectacular architecture.
Built in the 17th century by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal, the Taj Mahal is considered one of the wonders of the world and a magnificent symbol of enduring love.
There is ample evidence that Taj Mahal was a Shiva Temple constructed by a Hindu King, Taj is not a symbol of love, Emperor Shahjahan married within four months of his queen Mumtaz Mahal a demise," claims Dr Pandey.