died in 1631, three years after the painting was made, or rather after her relatives' faces were painted.
The iconic structure was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal
Built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal
, the Taj Mahal is widely recognised as "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage".
The King yesterday visited the historic Taj Mahal, a mausoleum built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th century in loving memory of his late wife Mumtaz Mahal
Located in Agra, the mausoleum was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal
Even the chattiest tourists were hushed by the sheer beauty of the palace, which was built as a shrine to Mumtaz Mahal
, the beloved wife of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.
Shah Jahan, the great Moghul emperor, built the Taj Mahal to declare his undying affection for his favourite wife (he had others, a bit like Charles), Mumtaz Mahal
, which means Jewel of the Palace.
Olivia Culpo reportedly posed for a footwear brand in front of Taj Mahal, a 17th century mausoleum built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal
, located in Agra about 180km south of Delhi.
Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memory of his beloved, late wife, Mumtaz Mahal
Call it what you will, the fact remains that emperor Shah Jahan still lies here united in death with his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal
Meanwhile, the families he had inherited were still delivering top-class runners, none more notable than dual Derby and King George hero Shergar, who was a seventh generation descendant of Mumtaz Mahal
, his grandfather's most important foundation mare.
There's Asha's at Wafi, The Bombay at Marco Hotel, Options at World Trade Centre, Indego at Grosvenor House, Mumtaz Mahal
at Arabian Courtyard, Zaika at Al Murooj Rotana.