Taj Mahal


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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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Summary: Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 5 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday detained two tourists, including a foreign national for allegedly flying a drone camera near the Taj Mahal.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, their daughter Ella Grace and sons Hadrien and Xavier pose in front of the Taj Mahal in Agra on Sunday.
New Delhi: The tourists visiting the Taj Mahal will have to shell out extra from April 1 as the government has decided to introduce a Rs200 charge for seeing the main mausoleum and also raise the entry fee to Rs50 (Dh2.
The Taj Mahal, an enduring testament to Shah Jahan's everlasting love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal, is visited by an estimated 3.
India is to restrict the number of daily visitors to the Taj Mahal in an attempt to preserve the iconic 17th-century monument to love, its biggest tourist attraction.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi : The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is likely to restrict the number of tourists visiting the Taj Mahal to 40,000 every day, and also place a three-hour cap on each ticket-holder.
The Taj Mahal is one of the greatest architectural wonders of our world and a symbol of great pride for the people of India.
About 10 million people visit the Taj Mahal in Agra every year but there is an effort underway to delete Islam and Islamic rulers out of India's history.
In an editorial titled "Hate Smears India's Symbol of Love, the Taj Mahal", the NYT Editorial Board said the Hindu extremists have become a driving force in India who are so obsessed with demonizing Muslims that they are even discrediting the Taj Mahal, built by a Muslim Mughal Emperor.
Vikrama said rain was enough to clean most of the Taj Mahal in the past but air pollution over the last 25 years had taken its toll.
Unless your dream Taj Mahal visit involves being photographed standing in front of a mud-caked and be-scaffolded dome, maybe give it until 2019 at the earliest," the guide recommends.