Agra

The wondrous monument, the Taj Mahal, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a monument for his beloved third wife, Mumtaj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and is a UNESCO World Heritage Centre. The Taj Mahal is located on the right bank of the Yamuna River. This silhouette image was taken from the bank of Yamuna river in the dusk.