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About Taj Mahal » Legends of the Taj

Legends of the Taj

Legends of the Taj One of the seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal in Agra is a monument which no other in the world can match its beauty and grandeur. More than 350 years have passed since Taj Mahal was built in Agra, but it has not lost its romantic aura, which attracts millions of visitors to India to experience it. Called the most beautiful temple in the world, this white marbled mausoleum of India has also been a subject of curiosity for many. With time many beliefs, myths and issues have been related to Taj Mahal in Agra.

The legend of the sinking Taj Mahal
There have always been some beliefs, legends and myths related to the famous historical monuments all over the world. And it is nothing surprising that the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra is engulfed with myths and legends. One that rises above all is the 'Story of the sinking Taj Mahal'. In spite of taking all possible care in constructing the Taj Mahal it was believed that it was sinking. Building Taj Mahal on the bank of Yamuna River in Agra proved to be its biggest disadvantage. More about the sinking Taj Mahal...

The story of the Black Taj Mahal
Another interesting story associated with the mesmerizing Taj Mahal in Agra is about Taj Shahjahan's dream to build another Taj for himself, but this time in black. He intended to build the other Taj on the other side of Yamuna River and join them with a bridge, but unfortunately his dream could not be materialized. More about Black Taj Mahal...

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