Taj Mahal India

The finest example of Mughal architecture and one of the most beautiful buildings in the world, the Taj Mahal was constructed by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, who died in childbirth in 1531.

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Taj Mahal
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1532
Construction of the Taj Mahal in Agra, India.