Taj Mahal, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Women in colourful Saris, Agra, Uttar Pradesh state, India, Asia by Gavin Hellier for Stocksy United

Taj Mahal, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Women in colourful Saris, Agra, Uttar Pradesh state, India, Asia

The Taj Mahal 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". The Taj Mahal is regarded by many as the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Islamic, Persian, Ottoman Turkish and Indian architectural styles

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