Mumtaz Mahal


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Mumtaz Mahal:

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, mausoleum, Agra, Uttar Pradesh state, N India, on the Yamuna River. It is considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the world and the finest example of the late style of Indian Islamic architecture.
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During the festivities, Mumtaz Mahal will offer an assortment of vegetarian and non-vegetarian Punjabi dishes such as jhinga Punjabi, machli Amritsari, tangdi Jhalandri, Patiala saag gosht, nimbu khire da salad, aloo chat, chana chat, paneer tikka Lahori, sarson ka sag, Shimla mirchi masaledar, kadi pakori, motia pulao, dhai bala, baingan ka bharta and dhaba dal fry along with a wide range of rotis.
The baby girl Guhar Ara Begum was delivered prematurely, and Mumtaz Mahal fell seriously ill and died.
Oman's very own Mumtaz Mahal -- named after the royal lineage of ancient India -- brings Indian fine dining to this corner of the Gulf in no small measure.
One of the world's most famous tourist attractions, the Taj Mahal includes a mosque and the graves of the emperor and his wife Mumtaz Mahal. (AFP) NEW DELHI: The Taj Mahal, that shining white monument to love, is turning a little ...
It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal.
The board has a week to produce the signatures of the emperor who died in 1666, almost 18 years after the monument he built in the memory of his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal, was completed.
He said the zoo of Karachi is an important recreation centre and people especially children feel much happy while being here.The children also travelled in the toy train and visited Mumtaz Mahal during their visit to the zoo.
The mausoleum was built by the 5th Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his dead wife Arjumand Banu, popularly known as Mumtaz Mahal. When it was completed in 1654, the Mughal Empire was on the decline.
The Taj Mahal, an enduring testament to Shah Jahan's everlasting love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal, is visited by an estimated 3.5 million people every year and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.
The Taj Mahal was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth in 1631.