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Taj Mahal and Mughal Agra

Rupinder Khullar

Taj Mahal and Mughal Agra

by Rupinder Khullar

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Published by Prakash Book Depot in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementphotographs Rupinder Khullar.
The Physical Object
Pagination80p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20200330M

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lall, J.S. Taj Mahal & the glory of Mughal Agra. Varanasi: Lustre Press, © (OCoLC) Baby Taj at Agra. The tomb of Itmad – ud – Daulah is also known as Baby Taj and resembles like a small Taj Mahal. It is a Mughal mausoleum which is also popular as 'Jewel box'. The tomb was built in and around and represents the first phase of Mughal architecture/5().

What is widely considered as the most beautiful building in the world, Taj Mahal is located in the historical city of was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial for his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Constructed entirely out of white marble in the 17th century, it is among the finest edifices of Mughal architecture/5(). All Inclusive Taj Mahal Tour Package with Top Rated Agra Hotel and enjoy Agra City Tour. +91 [email protected] Book Now Pay on Arrival (available on Single day Trip).

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Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal, the pinnacle of Mughal architecture, was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan (), grandson of Akbar the great, in the memory of his queen Arjumand Bano Begum, entitled 'Mumtaz Mahal'. Mumtaz Mahal was a niece of empress Nur Jahan and granddaughter of Mirza Ghias Beg I'timad-ud-Daula, wazir of emperor Jehangir.

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