NEW DELHI (AP) — Air pollution is turning the Taj Mahal, India's famed white-marble monument to love, a decidedly unromantic yellow. But as with many aging beauties, a therapeutic mud pack has been recommended to restore its natural allure.
A report put before India's Parliament on Monday...
The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum located in Agra, India, that was built under Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.The Taj Mahal (also "the Taj") is considered the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Persian, Turkish, Indian, and...
When I see Taj Mahal as a painting, I see with an awe in my eyes,
When I see Taj Mahal as a photograph, I feel as though I view Heaven…..
When I see Taj Mahal as a miniature, I long to hold that paradise….
When I see Taj Mahal in real, tears roll down my eyes……
No wonder Taj Mahal is undoubtedly...
Industries in Agra and their effect
Historical Background of Taj
The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum located in Agra, India, built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
The Taj Mahal (also...
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architectural concept in Indian Art. Masjid is known for its simplicity but a Maqbara could be either simple or a highly decorated structure like Taj Mahal. The Maqbara usually consists of a solitary compartment or Maqbara chamber known as the huzrah in the centre of which is the cenotaph or Zaeih. The...
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The most interesting places in agra, India are Taj Mahal, and Jama Masjid (mosque).
Taj Mahal is a symbol of Love,the love of a King for his queen.Here lovers meet by moonlit nights ,lovers-unsung unseen. From 1631 A.D., it took 22 years in the making. An estimated 20,000 people worked to complete the...
the most televised structure in India? I am told that a study has revealed that it is not the Rastrapati Bhawan or Parliament House; it is not the Taj Mahal; it is not even the abode of Lord Tirupati; it is the Pheroze Jeejeebhoy Towers which houses the oldest securities market participant in India, i...
What were the sources for the design of the Taj Mahal?
Conceived as both an instrument of propaganda and of an earthly replica of the house of Mumtaz in paradise, the Taj Mahal is considered one of the most beautiful and symbolic buildings in the world. It is the finest examples of Mughal architecture...
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The Taj Mahal in Agra was built by Shah Jahan as memorial to wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site considered to be of "outstanding universal value".
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and wounding at least 308.
Eight of the attacks occurred in South Mumbai: at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, the Oberoi Trident, the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Leopold Cafe, Cama Hospital (a women and children's hospital), the Orthodox Jewish-owned Nariman House, the Metro...
conquest and raised taxes to finance such actions. Jahangir ended up relocating the capital from Agra to Delhi, and approved the construction of the Taj Mahal in Agra. A struggle for power then started in the 1650s between Shah's sons, Dara Shikoh ended up ruling and attempting to continue Akbar's famous...
Year of Construction
: 22 years
: Shah Jahan
Bano Begum), the wife of Shah
: Agra (Uttar Pradesh)
ahal stands in the city of Agra in the northern Indian...
hospitality. The Mughal Hotel Agra is on 35 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and close to the Taj Mahal. Guests can plan a trip to Mathura, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, Dayal Bagh and the famous monument, Taj Mahal. (www.itcportal.com)
1.2 ITC Mughal Agra hotel is offers a heated outdoor pool, a fitness center...
MARKETING STRATEGIES BY TAJ
The ad (made by Rediffusion) shows the enigmatic woman who stands for both hospitality and efficiency. The identity was developed after extensive research on the consumer’s attitudes towards the Taj. Over 60 in-depth interviews were conducted by client and agency. The...
visit. Those going to Delhi will not miss to visit Agra and see the Taj Mahal. At Agra besides the Taj Mahal they can also seen the Agra Fort and Fathepuri Sikri which was for some time the capital of Moghul Emperor, Shahjahan.
Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world. It has both historical...
I think a gigantic funerary mosque of white marble, built in Agra by order of the Mogul emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife, the Taj Mahal is the most perfect jewel of Moslem art in India and is one of the universally admired architectures of the world's heritage. Not only...
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The Company was incorporated in 1902 and it opened its first hotel, The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai, in 1903. The Company then undertook major expansion of The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai by constructing an adjacent tower block and increasing the number of rooms...
the entire process of culture being commodified in Asian Tourism Campaigns.
India is a land of immense diversity. Mother Theresa, Gandhi, Taj Mahal, Bollywood, four Miss World and two Miss Universe can be found in India. The Indian Sari is worn all over the world even by famous Hollywood stars...
health risks for its people and is slowly but surely taking steps .It also appeared that the excessive pollution was having an adverse effect on the Taj Mahal.
The Supreme Court of India gave a significant verdict on noise pollution in 2005. Unnecessary honking of vehicles...
II. Modern wonders – seven wonders in modern world – Taj Mahal, The Great Wall of China, Colliseum, Grand Canyon, Macchu Picchu, Itza, Petra Jordan.
A. Taj Mahal
a. What makes the Taj Mahal special.
B. The Great Wall of China
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The Taj Mahal
For many years, the Taj Mahal has inspired many people. It was one of the most immaculate architectural creations of the world. It has drawn people from all walks of life to witness this ultimate memorial and few have been unmoved by its unmatched beauty. Not only was the Taj Mahal...
parts of Asia.
Indian architecture is one area that represents the diversity of Indian culture. Much of it, including notable monuments such as the Taj Mahal and other examples of Mughal architecture and South Indian architecture, comprises a blend of ancient and varied local traditions from several parts...
but he refuses to take that last step and finally get over his ex. After the death of Patrick’s ex, Aless helped in spreading her ashes over the Taj Mahal, to Aless, this was all she could take. Aless and Patrick had a deep conversation in which Patrick realized he was finally over his ex. In the beginning...
world. It’s totally unacceptable.” The author vividly recalls a trip in a classic Ambassador sedan with side curtains from Delhi to Agra to see the Taj Mahal. Driving at breakneck speed, the driver suddenly closed quickly at a plodding elephant. Rather than slow down, he continued at full speed into and...
killed them off.
Built in the 1600s, this building is a testament to undying love. Located in Agra,
India, this white marble tomb built for Emperor Shah Jahan’s deceased wife is a
must-see for everyone. In 1983, it was named a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Taj
in Iran most structures done in brick/ the tile is done in blue colors/ elongated dome: associated with Islamic architecture
Taj Mahal 1650 Agra, India
Tomb of Mamtaz Mahal wife of Mughal ruler, Shah Jahan
Geometric design/ mausoleum/ elaborate garden/ synthesis of many elements of Islamic architecture...
when his thirdwife, Mumtaz Mahal, died during the birthof their fourteenth child, Gauhara Begum.Construction of the Taj Mahal began in1632, one year after her death.The courtchronicles of Shah Jahan's grief illustratethe love story traditionally held as aninspiration for Taj Mahal. The principalmausoleum...
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year except the months of summers i.e. from May-July in India.
Jaipur: In Jaipur the sightseeing tour will include a visit to Hawa Mahal. Also, known as Palace of Winds, this semi- octagonal edifice is an erstwhile regal residence of royal ladies. The city tour will include a visit to...
applied it on several occasions. In the Taj Trapezium Case, applying the precautionary approach the Supreme Court ordered a number of industries in the area surrounding the Taj Mahal to relocate or introduce pollution abatement measures in order to protect the Taj from deterioration and damage.
which they worship.
Close up of floral motifs and geometrical patterns, Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, Qutb Complex, New Delhi, India
Side sanctuary of Taj Mahal masjid, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Full o f floral patterns and geometric shapes in architecture. Also note the vibrant colors.
Through the influence...
The Taj Mahal is one of the iconic 7 wonders of the world. It is a major tourism spot in Agra, India. It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife (out of three), Mumtaz Mahal. It was built in 1631, and took 22 full years to complete this massive structure. The...
of the name "Taj Mahal" is not clear. Court histories from Shah Jehan's reign only call it the rauza (tomb) of Mumtaz Mahal. It is generally believed that "Taj Mahal" (usually translated as either "Crown Palace" or "Crown of the Palace") is an abbreviated version of her name, Mumtaz Mahal.
stand out due to economic reasons. However, it would be very stupid of us to miss out on such opportunities and rely on ancient monuments like the Taj Mahal to be the representative of our country.
The topic is needed to ignite the thought that if there is someone to take a step forward...
having any difference between them. We say: England, Romania, Bucharest, Buckingham Palace, but The Gambia, (The) Lebanon, The Hague, The Ukraine, The Taj Mahal, The Eiffel Tower or the contrast in the five boroughs of New York City - Staten Island, Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and The Bronx.
and one aim.’
Is that not our answer? Singularity of thoughts? The mind having One goal, One aim?
How many times have we heard our jewel, the Taj mahal of Indian cricket, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar tell us all that all that he was thinking about, one step before reaching his countless mile stones were...
contaminated thus, causing an ideal location for disease. Of course, there is the beauty and enigma of India, the ! mystery of the mausoleum known as the Taj Mahal and the serenity one experiences by practicing yoga on the banks of the holy Ganges, as well as other tourist attractions. However, they are merely...
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on November 26, 2008. 26 Foreigners were killed in the firing. At least 4 Americans were killed. The 19th Floor of Oberoi Hotel and the 5th floor of Taj hotel were captured by the terrorists. Most of the visitors in the hotel had been released. The terrorists hijacked a police vehicle after killing 3...
pollution on the Taj Mahal
As said by Mark Twain, ‘’ The world is split into two parts, those that have seen the Taj Mahal and those who have not’’. The Taj Mahal of Agra is one of the Seven Wonders of the World for reasons more than just looking magnificent. It’s the history of the Taj Mahal that adds a...
Analyzing, Interpreting and Assessing the Visual Art of the Taj Mahal
• Starting at the base of the Taj Mahal all sis elements of visual design, line, space, light and color, texture, pattern, and time and motion are all present. The Taj Mahal was completed in 1648 C.E. after 22 years of construction...
“Beauty of Taj Mahal”
Taj Mahal is one of the most beautiful and magnificent building of the world because of its landscape, marbles, paintings, and most important is the history. Taj Mahal is a universal symbol of the power of love. Its stunning architectural beauty is beyond adequate description...
Established in 1903, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is one of Asia's largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 67 hotels in 45 locations across India with an additional 16 international hotels in the Maldives, Malaysia, Australia, UK, USA, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Africa and the Middle East. From world-renowned...
the reign of Shah Jahan, who constructed the Jama Masjid, the Red Fort, the Shalimar Gardens in Lahore, and the most famous Mughal monument, the Taj Mahal, as well as many other fine examples of the style.
While Shah Jahan's son Aurangzeb commissioned some buildings such as the Badshahi Mosque in...
Taj") is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage"...
with whatever noun that is doing the action of the ‘-ing’ word coming immediately after the comm.
Rivaling the Taj Mahal in beauty,…… (whatever is rivaling the Taj should come after the comma)
Running the first mile quickly,……. (whoever is running the first mile quickly should come after...
giraffe tails have all been used as money.
Shakespeare invented the words “assassination” and “bump.”
There is no solid proof of who built the Taj Mahal.
Australian Rules football was originally designed to give cricketers something to play during the off season.
The male seahorse carries the...
sightseeing tour of Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal, with its incredible lacy white grandeur and loveliness is perhaps the most perfect architectural monument in the world. Emperor Shahjahan constructed this most famous and incomparable Mughal monument in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is the most extravagant...
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Mirch Masala Restaurant
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poor people survive by cheating upon gullible tourists[the scene where young Jamal acts as a tourist guide to an American couple referring to the Taj Mahal as a “big five-star hotel”], or join hands with the conmen and take to bad ways. Interestingly, Latiqa is portrayed as the victim of the patriarchal...
called the Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is India’s most famous architectural wonder and also one of the most beautiful work of art. Taj Mahal is now located in the heart of Agra, India. Taj Mahal stands on the bank on river Yamuna. Taj Mahal is said to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Taj Mahal is one of...