Taj Mahal Agra India November 2009
Taj Mahal was built by a Muslim, Emperor Shah Jahan (died 1666 C.E.) in the memory of his dear wife and queen Mumtaz Mahal at Agra, India. It is an "elegy in marble" or some say an expression of a "dream." Taj Mahal (meaning Crown Palace) is a Mausoleum that houses the grave of queen Mumtaz Mahal at the lower chamber. The grave of Shah Jahan was added to it later. The queen’s real name was Arjumand Banu. In the tradition of the Mughals, important ladies of the royal family were given another…
Malaysia - History, Top Areas to See & Our Dream Itinerary
Featuring lush beaches, lush tropical forests and extremely friendly locals, Malaysia is split into two sections, including a strip along the top of Borneo.