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What is the Real Story of Taj Mahal? Myths Related to Taj Mahal
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What is the Real Story of Taj Mahal? Myths Related to Taj Mahal

No doubt, Taj Mahal is one of the major tourist attractions in India. Its stunning beauty and magnificent, spectacular architecture has made it one of the greatest monuments ever built by Mughal emperors. This medieval monument was built as a symbol of love as the story says. For over the years, I thought Taj Mahal was built as a token of love by Shah Jahan to his beloved wife Mumtaz Begum. But as I grew, I started to hear some more stories about Taj Mahal. Some say that it was earlier a Hindu temple whereas others say that Shah Jahan got the wife of the architecture killed so that he could be in grief and could put out his heart on the architecture. So, what’s the real story of Taj Mahal? For years, I have heard that Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. But I am not sure...
UNESCO World Heritage Site Taj Mahal – An Incredible Symbol of Love
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UNESCO World Heritage Site Taj Mahal – An Incredible Symbol of Love

A majestic white marble mausoleum, which was built in the memory of a lady, Taj Mahal isn’t just a monument built in the medieval era. The world has accepted this fact that this white building is a symbol of love. Perhaps one of the most stunning monuments, it still stands with the same glory, telling the story of an eternal love which Shah Jahan had for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. You can plan out your visit on any weekend day to Agra. https://www.instagram.com/p/B1vTlNojCd1/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link People do crazy things when they are in love. This craziness has created history and gave a different perspective to the world. This symbolization of love with majestic monument, spending a massive amount of money, has made Taj a world-famous building and has given India a unique plac...
A Day at Taj Mahal
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A Day at Taj Mahal

Most of the time, my journeys (especially short term) are unplanned. I usually don’t sit and schedule them as I am always not sure if I will be stretching myself for them. However my long term journey (from Delhi to Kathmandu) was too an unplanned event where I had mixed situations of trouble and pleasure.  Considering how I plan to travel, it’s always I sleep with no plan and next morning I just run. So, this time, I visited Agra and spent a day at Taj Mahal. Unplanned Events of A Day at Taj Mahal    Again a story of unplanned journey which started from Gurgaon, a visit to Agra to spend a day at Taj Mahal, was an event of little trouble with good moments. The day before my journey, I was travelling to Gurgaon back from my hometown, Mahendergarh and was on phone with a friend. I ...