Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal And Shah Jahan And Mumtaz Mahal's Life

Introduction

If you lived in the Taj Mahal, and you could choose a color for a room, what color would you pick? Well you don't need to because the Taj Mahal has one special marble that creates all of the colors its is call The White Marble. If you wanted you could still pick a color to make,

What Happened Before The Taj Mahal Was Built

The Taj Mahal was built by Emperor Shah Jahan. He built the Taj Mahal for his third, and most favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Shah Jahan named the Taj Mahal after Mumtaz. She had died during child birth of their 14th child.

The Construction Of The Taj Mahal

The construction of the Taj Mahal began in 1632.The workers used elephants to Carrie things. It took 2,000 elephants and 20,000 workers. In 1648 the Taj Mahal was complete. Shah Jahan had the workers hand or just their fingers cut off so there would not be another Taj Mahal as special as that one.