The Amazing Taj Mahal
why was it built
You might be asking why the Taj Mahal was built.Construction began in 1632 and ended in 1653.it was built in honor of Shah Jahana's Favorite wife. She died while giving birth to her fourteenth child.She was later Buried at the Taj Mahal.
The Taj mahal has many designs,rocks and minerals.
The emperor, his wife and their favorite servant were buried at the Taj Mahal.
The Taj Mahal changes colors when moon light or sunlight hits it.
shah jahana went to jail because he was not able to afford to pay the workers when they were done.He died in jail and was buried beside his favorite wife and favorite servant.He wanted his favorite servant buried beside them because they were close friends. Today the building has stood for around 400 years. You are only aloud to park a certain distance because the don't want the exhaust from cars to hurt it.
There are many amazing facts about the Taj Mahal.It is very fun to learn about. No wonder it is the most amazing and most celebrated buildings in the world.
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