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Our Golden Triangle trip led us to the Taj Mahal, the world’s most magnificent monument created for love.
To express his love, Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, in 1631 as a memorial for his favourite (and third) wife, Mumtaz, who died giving birth to their 14th child. 17 more words
It’s the main reason over 3 million tourists visit Agra every year. Though it was once the capital of India in the 17th Century, Agra now draws people in thanks to the Taj Mahal, which, at this point, has to qualify as one of the most recognizable monuments in the world. 1,063 more words