The 8th wonder of the world

Learn about the Taj Mahal


The Taj Mahal is a gleaming, beautiful, tall, white building. It has been around for a long

time. So, why is this building so important? Why does it matter so much? Keep reading and you will find out.

The Construction of the Taj Mahal

The construction of the Taj Mahal was probably really hard. It took over twenty years to build. It also took ,20,000 workers and 1,000 elephants. After the Taj Mahal was built, according to legend, the people who built it would cut off the workers hands so they would never build anything like the Taj Mahal again.
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The Importance

The Taj Mahal was important to two people, Mumtaz Mahal and her husband. Her husband orderd it to be built as a tomb for her.He then named it after her because of his love to her.

What the Taj Mahal is Today

The Taj Mahal today is nothing more than a gigantic building. You have to look at its past to really understand the Taj Mahal. Today it is a tomb for Mumtaz Mahal. It is also the main building of India.


That's All about the Taj Mahal. I hope this answered your questions. This took a lot of time and researched. But, I still hoped you learned alot.