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I can remember as a kid looking at National Geographics on View Master and saying that I want to visit Taj Mahal one day...I guess this is on my bucket list. Buckets Sight, Buckets Lists, Visit Taj, Book Worth, Book Golden, Lists Travel, Taj Mahal India, Agra India, Travel Buckets
Tejo Mahalay - The ancient Hindu Temple Palace which was taken from the Hindu Maharaja (King) of Jaipur, during the Mughal Invasion of India. The ex-Maharaja of Jaipur family still retains the collection two orders from Shah Jahan for surrendering the Hindu Temple Palace. Using captured Hindu temples and mansions, as a burial place for dead courtiers and royalty was a common practice among Muslim invaders in India
Taj Mahal. [Planned for May 2012]
Taj Mahal - the "teardop on eternity" 1648, emperor Shah Jahan builds this in memory of his wife who died giving birth to their 14th child. "The extensive use of precious and semiprecious stones as inlay and the vast quantity of white marble required nearly bankrupted the empire."