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#mytajmemory [2/4] The TAJ MAHAL "crown of palaces" is a white marblemausoleum located on the southern bank of the Yamuna River in the Indian city of Agra Uttar Pradesh India. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife of three Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is regarded by many as the best example of Mughal architecture and is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India". It is one of the worlds most celebrated structures and…

#mytajmemory [2/4] The TAJ MAHAL "crown of palaces" is a white marblemausoleum located on the southern bank of the Yamuna River in the Indian city of Agra Uttar Pradesh India. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife of three Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is regarded by many as the best example of Mughal architecture and is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India". It is one of the worlds most celebrated structures and…

Amber Fort has been built by Raja Man Singh during his reign (1589 – 1614 A.D.) and situated on the High Hill of Aravali. It took 25 years and completed in 1599. This fort is 11 km away from #Jaipur, and every year draws to a large number of tourists to visit this hugely popular artistic fort. Amber Fort is also listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. http://myownwaytotravel.com/amber-fort-main-tourist-attraction-in-jaipur-rajasthan/ #myownwaytotravel #india #AmberFort

Amber Fort: Main Tourist Attraction in Jaipur, Rajasthan

Amber Fort has been built by Raja Man Singh during his reign (1589 – 1614 A.D.) and situated on the High Hill of Aravali. It took 25 years and completed in 1599. This fort is 11 km away from #Jaipur, and every year draws to a large number of tourists to visit this hugely popular artistic fort. Amber Fort is also listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. http://myownwaytotravel.com/amber-fort-main-tourist-attraction-in-jaipur-rajasthan/ #myownwaytotravel #india #AmberFort

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One of the many things we learned when visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site Taj Mahal in Agra in the Uttar Pradesh region of India was that it isn't a mosque it is a mausoleum. The red sandstone mosque with marble domes west of it faces the holy city of Mecca. According to the Islamic law mausoleums had to have a mosque close to them. The photo was taken from the inside of the mausoleum through the marble carved honeycomb lattice.  Photo taken with a Panasonic DMC-TZ6 during the…

One of the many things we learned when visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Site Taj Mahal in Agra in the Uttar Pradesh region of India was that it isn't a mosque it is a mausoleum. The red sandstone mosque with marble domes west of it faces the holy city of Mecca. According to the Islamic law mausoleums had to have a mosque close to them. The photo was taken from the inside of the mausoleum through the marble carved honeycomb lattice. Photo taken with a Panasonic DMC-TZ6 during the…

Hampi – History etched in Stone Hampi is a UNESCO world heritage site situated on the banks of the river Tungabhadra in… http://itz-my.com

Hampi – History etched in Stone Hampi is a UNESCO world heritage site situated on the banks of the river Tungabhadra in the Southern Indian state of Karnataka. It is about 353 kilometers from Bangalore.

Infographic: India has 35 World Heritage Sites, the sixth highest in the world - Times of India

Infographic: India has 35 World Heritage Sites, the sixth highest in the world - Times of India

Sundarbon -World largest Mangrove Forest Its a very attractive Tourist destination in Bangladesh. http://ticketalltime.com/

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https://flic.kr/p/yfyhjE | Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus | Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an historic railway station in Mumbai Maharashtra, India which serves as the headquarters of the Central Railways.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an historic railway station in Mumbai Maharashtra, India which serves as the headquarters of the Central Railways.

Nalanda (Bihar) in UNESCO Heritage Site List

Nalanda University Ruins listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. History and importance of Nalanda Buddhist Varsity in Bihar maintained by ASI.

The Amber Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is only 10km from Jaipur, India, and is a must visit!

The Amber Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is only from Jaipur, India, and is a must visit!

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Roof top view over Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam, Tamil Nadu, India

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