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Agra Fort- Exploring Agra

Agra, the historic town of province is known for its buildings and monuments. Whereas some are representative of typical Mughal design, others show relatively fashionable usage of stones and marble. 1,129 more words


A Solitary Tear on the Cheek of Time

Ask anyone, anywhere, what is the one place any traveller MUST visit on a journey through India? Without hesitation you will get the same answer from virtually every person on earth, the Taj Mahal. 782 more words


Day 60 (Okt. 30) ~ It's been a while... (Part 2)

Here is the gallery I promised from the Puja festivals and of the vacation in Agra and Jaipur.

Puja festivals

The Puja festivals are celebrated with large god-statues and colorful lights. 945 more words


Agra - The Taj Mahal and Agra Fort

 On this visit to Agra, we were actually able to enjoy it. We took the early train from Delhi, which we had no problem purchasing tickets for a couple days before thanks to Showkets help. 324 more words

The Red Fort of Agra - Uttar Pradesh, India

The Red Fort of Agra is known by many names, the Red Fort, Agra Fort, Lal Qila, Fort Rouge and Red Fort of Agra.  It’s only a short distance from the Taj Mahal so you can easily see both in the same day – its only about 3 kms away and on a clear day you can see the Taj Mahal in the distance from the upper parts. 138 more words



He is called by many titles, but one sticks out in my mind. The “King of Marvels”. Rightfully so. It would have been enough to say he founded Taj Mahal, to honor his beloved Mumtaz Mahal, his favorite wife. 418 more words


Famous Places of Agra (india) - Taj Mahal

India has a diversified culture with arts, music, heritage sites, customs, food, habits, etc. There are many things to do in India. Their cultural heritage & natural beauty attract all travelers to come again. 266 more words

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