Taj Mahal

A post-card of the Taj Mahal

What is the Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is located in Agra,Uttar Pradesh,Uttar is located in the North of India.It took nearly 22 years to build the Taj Mahal.The Taj Mahal was built by Ustad Ahmad Lahauri.It was built in honor of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan for his third wife Mumtaz Mahal.The Taj Mahal is the number-one tourist atraction of India.It's best for the beauty and the story behind why it was built.The people of India call it the "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the univesally admired masterpeices of the worlds heritage." In 2003 the vistation of the Taj Mahal increased to 3 billion.The height of the Taj Mahal is 240 ft.Although the Taj Mahal is old people still vist the Taj Mahal till this day.