Taj Mahal - Unforgettable as ever
India has a rich tradition of dynastic history, where rulers from different legacies have left behind a vast culture of art, music and much more. Enjoy your unforgettable journey of Taj Mahal India gives you memorable travel experience for ever. The architectural finesse, found in most temples, monuments and rock carvings is most unique of Indian architectural brilliance. The scenic beauty is another grandeur that one gets awestruck with. Above all, when people think of visiting Agra, or even New Delhi, they make it a priority to visit the Taj Mahal, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. For all those tourists from different parts of the globe who visit India make it a point to visit the Taj Mahal. Historical texts all over the world never forget to mention the magnificence of this historic Mughal architecture, as the legacy remains alive even to this day.
You can see vast greenery spread around the monument, which was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. There is also a wonderful depiction of certain specific passages from the Quran in calligraphic style. The 'Crown of Buildings' as what is interpreted or translated from the Urdu words 'Taj Mahal', has made an exemplary mark in world history.
The gems used in between the carvings, wonderful depictions of the peacock and many other forms of life add to the beauty of the interiors. The marble carvings are intriguingly awesome as the hands, which have worked on the stone with great finesse, are - "awe inspiring". The minaret is another attraction and great wonder and the credit goes to four main architects who were employed by Shah Jahan. The story goes that he had their hands, eyes and tongue removed so they don't create another magnificent piece greater or equivalent to the Taj Mahal. Everybody must visit the Taj Mahal to undergo the mesmerizing experience.
Tourists who want to visit the Taj Mahal can easily book tour packages, which may include visits to many other places of historic importance, religious pilgrimages and hill stations. All bookings must be made much in advance especially during seasons like May, June and July. Even the year ends like October, November, December, and early part of the year, January and February is important months of tourist influx, as international travelers prefer winters. May, June and July are extremely hot for most people traveling from cold countries.
Arrange with a travel agent for this summer time as the heat starts to set down with heavy rains filling the Yamuna River up right behind the Taj Mahal. Don't worry about not having too many places to visit after the Taj, because you can also travel trip to the Pink City, Jaipur if you want to choose it to be a part of the package. There are many other interesting cities in the desert state of Rajasthan like Udaipur and Jodhpur.
Visit the Taj Mahal and observe the changing colors of the monument as the sun changes its position through the day. This is another wonder, which has been induced by the magician architects. One of the Seven Wonders of the World continues to attract increasingly more tourists as every year passes by, but it doesn't lose its luster. This has been a great gift of monumental love by Shah Jahan to his beloved Mumtaz Mahal that is a unique creation one will ever get to see or hear about. The Mughal dynasty known for their grandeur has erected this great historical structure that has withstood the different climatic extremes and challenges of wear and tear. Incredible Taj Mahal of Agra must be deserves to be a part of the Seven Wonders of World.
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