The name Agra is famous for the world wonders Taj Mahal. The History of agra is linked with the Mughal dynasty. Agra was founded by the Sikandar Lodhi . Lodhi dynasty, (The Sultanate of Delhi.)
The Taj Mahal is the symbols of the love and denotations . The Taj Mahal was build by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan In the memory of her wife Mumtaz . Taj Mahal reflect the Mughal architecture and is the worlds tourism place. The meaning for Taj Mahal is the crown of the Palace which is build by ivory-white marbles on the south bank of the Yaumna River in the city if India called Agra.
It was commissioned in 1632 and the tomb is the centrepiece of a 17-hectare complex , which includes mosque and the guest house and with its formal garden on its three sides.
The construction work of mausoleum completed in 1643 but the work continues on the other phase of the project for more about 10 years. The Entire project was completed in 1653 and the cost estimated was near about 32 million which in 2015 was approximately 52.8 billion rupees (US$ 827 million). For the construction of the project 20,000 artisans were employed under the guidance of board of the architects led by the court architect to the emperor, Ustad Ahmad Lahauri.