Taj Mahal by Shah Jahan

Taj Mahal


Built by Shah Jahan, also called Prince Khurram, Mughal emperor of India (1628-1658) in the memory of his queen Mumtaz. Taj Mahal is located on the southern bank of the Yamuna River, on the outskirts of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, one of the 7 wonders of the world. The building was commenced around 1632. The entire Taj Mahal complex took 22 years to complete, at a cost of 40 million rupees.

 

 

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