TAJ MAHAL INFORMATION, STORY, FACTS IN HINDI
Taj mahal is considered as the most beautiful place in this world as it is situated in India. The taj mahal was built by shah jahan for her wife mumtaj mahal. The Tajmahal wonder of the world, Because of its beauty it is considered as one of the eight wonders of the world. It is an perfect example of far the technology at that time when taj mahal were built. So lets discuss this topic today.
WHEN AND WHO BUILT THIS WONDER
Taj mahal was built by mughal emperor shah jahan for her wife mumtaj mahal. It is situated in Agra, India. It is constructed between 1631 t0 1653 ad. twenty thousand workers finishes the work in twenty two years. The taj mahal spread over 42 acres. It takes fifteen years to construct only top head of taj mahal which is the most beautiful thing to watch and that is very attracted.
Taj mahal built near the yamuna river and the base of taj mahal is on the wooden structured pillars. The nature of these wooden pillars are very different they get more stronger when contacted with the water, thats why it is situated near the yamuna river. The whole taj mahal is built by the white marble that changes the colour of itself like pink in the morning, milky white in the evenung and golden in moon nights.
The main building surrounded by the four pillars that are bowing down to each other to protect the main building from earthquake and cloud lights that is the perfect example of engineering. Inside of the main building of taj mahal the words written in arabic which shines like diamond.
The graves of the shah jahan and mumtaj also present at the underground part of the main building of taj mahal. But it is closed and you can see it by transparent section. There is also a door present there and behind that door a way of cave is there which is open at the delhi fort which is around 300 km away from agra.
There were also lot of costly stone work inside this wonder at the top head, later stolen by britishers.
In the garden area of taj mahal a very beautiful fountain system arranged which is not run by the electrical motor or any other equipment. Water tanks placed at the bottom of every fountain which filled at the same time. When the pressure applied than they releases the water at the same time. That looks very wonderful to see as i am living in agra it is superb feeling.
About the Shah jahan
Shah jahan was the mughal king he loves the architectures, Her wife name was mumtaj mahal. He loves his wife her wife very much but one day her wife passed away. So he decides to built something that can be dedicated to her, than he ordered to built a building that nowhere present. He appointed very talented engineers at that time.
Taj mahal cost were very high at that time which is around 32 million rupees. There were twenty thousand workers completed the project in twenty years. But the outcome stunned every body nobody sees anything like that before. Shah jahan was very happy he thought that her wife mumtaj mahal was watching everything and was very happy. Ustad ahmed was the main master mind behind the project.
WHAT HAPPEN WITH TWENTY THOUSAND WORKERS
Ustad ahmed worked very hard work with his twenty thousand workers team and every single worker was very happy to complete the taj mahal project along with ustad ahmed. They were expecting the very special prizes for them that will be given by the king shah jahan. But who knows that whats gonna happen in future.. Shah jahan decided to cut both the hands of all twenty thousand worker along with ustad ahmed, So there will no building constructed by them in future like taj mahal. The hands of workers had been cut at that time and people said that it is the sign of love well i think it is the sign of unfair which is shown by mughal king shah jahan.
As they were expecting the prizes and why not they made the beautiful thing and what they get but ustad ahmed and his team mates did something very ugly to take there revenge. They realizes at the finishing time that king planning something against them. So they decide to leave an architecture defect to that building, So the leave a small hole at the top. Because of hole the portion of the taj mahal where the graves present of the mumtaj and shah jahan moisturised.
WHEN SHAH JAHAN WENT TO JAIL
Aurangzeb was the son of shah jahan and mumtaj. Aurangzeb considered as one of the most brutal king in mughal empire history. He wants to be the king but his father shah jahan things he is not capable to be the king at that time. But Aurangzeb desperately wants to be a king so he threw his father behind the jail and declaired himself a king. Later his father wants a jail from where he can see the taj mahal and remember her wife mumtaj. Shah jahan died in the jail, He gets what he did to the twenty thousand workers. But aurangzeb starts ruling the empire and forgot about his father’s death.
THIS WONDER AT PRESENT DAY AND GEORGE HARRISON
Well george harrison was the first man who took selfie with the taj mahal in 1966 with the fish eye lens. He took the selfie when no one knows that what is the selfie means. Britisher considered as the first man who introduces the selfie. He clicked the selfie with this beauty when no one kows about selfie. In now days every body is taking selfies everywhere whats started by goerge harrison. So atleast for me george harrison is the man who started the selfie trend.
There are lot of entry gates to get enter into the taj mahal. On an average fourteen thousands people visits daily the the taj mahal. This counting is growing continously day by day and it is also a world record. This is the highest numbers of counts that is visitors came to see any visiting place. Taj mahal is very beautiful place to visit as i am living in agra. It is my recommendation to visit at least one to the taj mahal.