Shah Jahan

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Shah Ja·han

 (shä′ jə-hän′) 1592-1666.
Mughal emperor of India (1628-1658) whose reign ushered in the golden age of Mughal art and architecture. He had the Taj Mahal built as a memorial to his favorite wife.
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Shah Jahan

(Biography) 1592–1666, Mogul emperor (1628–58). During his reign the finest monuments of Mogul architecture in India were built, including the Taj Mahal and the Pearl Mosque at Agra
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Shah Ja•han

(or Je•han)

(ˈʃɑ dʒəˈhɑn)
1592?–1666, Mogul emperor in India 1628?–58: built the Taj Mahal.
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Emperor Shah Jahan is said to have got some of the best calligraphers
According to Hussain, the two other Muslim sites in Woking the organization promotes have also been in the media recently: The Woking Muslim War Cemetery, which was renovated a few years ago and featured in the centenary celebrations of the Great War, and the Shah Jahan Mosque, which became the first in the country to be listed as a grade I historic monument as the first purpose-built mosque in northwest Europe.
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Along with the Makatib Khana is the Moti Masjid which was built in 1645 by the Mughal Shah Jahan. As per historical accounts, it is stated that the Mosque might have been built along with Dolat Khana Khaas-o-Aam of Shah Jahan.
Police said on Saturday that Shah Jahan of Asmat Colony Chak 7/NB Bhalwal was doubtful about the character of his brother's wife Nabeela (25).
Summary: Agra [UP] (India), Apr 5 (ANI): Scores of tourists visited Taj Mahal on the occasion of 364th death anniversary of Shah Jahan.
More than one thousand people poured into Woking's Shah Jahan Mosque on Saturday (March 23) in a show of unity following the Christchurch attack.
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The same empire was given the sense of justice by Jahangir and immortalized by Shah Jahan by constructing the Taj Mahal.
This was stated by Managing Director PPIB Shah Jahan Mirza while briefing the PPIB board here.