The Taj Mahal

By: Joyce Stepp

Have you ever heard of the Taj Mahal? It is an enormous mausoleum that was build by for Mamtaz Mahal, who is Shan Jhan's wife.The Taj Mahal is made of many materials, such as crystals, gems, and marble. This building is visited by many people every year.

Why was the Taj Mahal build?

The Taj Mahal was build for Shan Jhan's wife, that die while giving birth to their 14th child. Shan Jhan build it so his wife will be remember by many people. Shan Jhan wife was very important for the Taj Mahal.

How many people visit every year?

There are mostly 20,000 people that visit the Taj Mahal every year. It is so famous because it had so many people. It is famous also because of Shan Jhan's wife.

What is it made of?

The Taj Mahal is made of crystals, gems, and marble. That is why the Taj Mahal changes colors. That is why Shan Jhan build the Taj Mahal.
The Taj Mahal is the greatest thing you will ever see. The Taj Mahal is super enormous and hope you get to see it.
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This is a picture of the Taj Mahal in the daylight

My Sources

"Britannica School." Britannica School. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Nov. 2014.

"Twenty Facts About the Taj Mahal." My India. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Nov. 2014.