Taj Mahl

Learn about one of the seven wonders!!

Location and Geography!

  • Stands at Agra in northern India
  • Built on a parcelar land
  • Banks of the river Yamuna in Agra and is easily accessibly by a road

Type of structure

  • made of white marble and reston a flat square of red sand stone

Importance

  • Its a tomb
  • Has been described as by the poet Rabindranath Tagore as a teardrop the cheek of entity

Misc. or Interesting facts

  • one of the worlds most beautiful tombs
  • made of white marble and rest on a flat square of red sand stone
  • Taj Mahal built in memory of a wife Mumtaz Mahal
  • each tower is 133ft. high
  • the building itself is 186ft. meters square
  • the dome is 70ft.
  • the diameter 120ft.