Friday, February 15, 2013

Fact of the Day: Lovely Memorial

When his wife died in childbirth, Emperor Shah Jahan decided to build a palace in her memory. It's known today as the legendary Taj Mahal. 

11 comments:

Pilar Domínguez said...

Wonder of wonders in the world! I love it!Kisses:)

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Oh, I didn't know that!

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew that either.

Dana said...

What an amazing tribute!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Now THAT'S the coolest thing I've learned in quite some time.

Unknown said...

and that makes the Taj Mahal even more impressive

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

WHOA that's an amazing fact!

CraveCute said...

What a beautiful tribute.

Filip and Kristel said...

I have to agree, it is probably one of the most imressive memorials after the pyramids.

Greetings,
Filip

Anna and Klaudia said...

Wow! Amazing!!!

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MEcoy said...

well if I can do the same thing i will haha but ofcourse while my future wife was still alive