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Quest for the Black Taj at the mysterious Mehtab Bagh, Agra

Written by Rimi Mutsuddi


Possibly there are hardly any people in this known world who have not adored the marvellous Taj Mahal and the eternal romance between the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. 1,358 more words

People & Culture

Taj Mahal - a painting in the sky!

We have all heard about the beauty of the Taj Mahal, but we can only understand the perfect beauty when we actually see the Taj Mahal. 718 more words

Personal Memoirs

Hankering Over The Indian Fruit Chaat

Who does not like a course of crisp and freshly served fruit cocktail or fruit cup soaked in its own syrup that cools down the perspiration in any season of the year? 893 more words


Couple Attempt Suicide At Taj Mahal

A young couple has attempted to commit suicide in the grounds of India’s Taj Mahal monument, apparently being forbidden from marrying. 178 more words


The Incredible Taj Mahal

384 years back


Construction Period of the legendary Taj Mahal

Rich in Mughal architecture, lined with pathway with fountains and lush green gardens on the side, the Taj Mahal is a historic attraction in Agra, which draws millions of visitors a year. 317 more words



  1. Destination: Agra
  2. Time to Visit: Any time.
  3. Suggestion: If possible, visit early in the morning. It could be very crowded later in the day.
  4. Date of travel: …
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Crown of Palaces

So I read that Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memory of his favorite wife. With this in mind, I stood before the monument not in awe, but in jealousy. 20 more words