Essay On Taj Mahal | World’s 7 Monuments : India has many ancient monuments and construction which tells about the richness of our old ancient architecture and art. One of them is Taj mahal is also called mumtaj mahjal. There are 7 wonders in world the Taj is one of them. The Taj is made of white marble.it is the symbol of love. It can be regarded as a love story written in marble. Rabindranath Tagore called it, “A Dream in Marble”. For many others, it is a “Poem written in marble” and “symphony in stone”. Shahjahan built this Taj in the memory of her lovely wife in this Taj he has built burial of her wife.
The Taj mahal is located in agra, south coast of river Yamuna, Uttar Pradesh. It took 17 years to complete and finally shah jahan made his dream complete in 1648. It has very good location there are gardens and fountains too which also give a beautiful effect to the view. It is now a heritage site of India.
The monument has an arched doorway which opens a panorama of awe-inspiring view of Taj Mahal. The entire monument has a fine layout each fitting to the overall majestic setup. Taj from the river bank also look beautiful and in full moon light the white Taj and Yamuna look amazing.
There is beautiful footpath surrounded by a lawn with green tufts of grass and a line of sky-high Cyprus trees on both sides lead to a raised rectangular shaped platform called the mausoleum. A series of enchanting water fountains in the middle of the paved footpath make the entry to the main mausoleum, a memorable experience of pomp and show. Which shows the royalty.
The raised platform has four tall towers at its four corners. These four towers stands like four sentinels guarding the precious enclosure. Within the enclosure lie the tombs of Mumtaz Mahal and Shahjahan. The tombs within are enclosed by sculptured walls of pure white marble, artistically painted with precious stones. Good sentences from the holy book of Quran, written on the sidewalls give a divine touch to the monument. Which is very beautiful even the doorways and other ways also are very good artistically built.
The Taj Mahal has been described as “A dream in marble, designed by fairies and finished by jewelers”. The closer one examines it, the more one realizes its splendid charm.
The reflection of the whole structure in the still waters of the Yamuna, on a moonlit night is said to be an unforgettable sight unseen anywhere else in the world. Taj Mahal is India’s glorious past. Let us, therefore, preserve this noble monument of love in its original charm and splendor for our future generations
It is the best legacy left behind by the Great Mughals who once ruled our land.
Taj attracts tourist and people from outside country to visit this place and to know about our art.so we get good income also which gives many people job. Which is good.