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Agra, India Agra, India
The Iocation
of the
Taj MahaI in
Agra, India
etaiIs about the
country and its
cuIture.
· The capital of Ìndia is New
Delhi
· The population of Ìndia is
1,103,371,000 (2005
Census)
· Ìndia is located in Southern
Asia, between Burma and
Pakistan
· The climate varies in Ìndia,
it goes from tropical
monsoon in the south to
moderate weather in the
north
The emblem of Ìndia
Story and History of the Taj
Mahal
-The Taj Mahal is a great part of
Ìndia's culture.
-Ìt took 20,000 workers to build
the Taj Mahal. Ìt also took 22
years to finish.
-Shan Jahan built this stunning
monument in honor of his wife,
Mumtãz Mahal.
hat makes the Taj MahaI gIobaIIy
important?
The Taj MahaI was a man-made
mausoIeum buiIt by King Shah
Jahan in honor of his favorite
wife, Mumtãz MahaI.
UnfortunateIy, King Shah Jahan
never saw his beautifuI
monument finished.
The Taj MahaI is gIobaIIy important because of its
immense beauty and detaiIed architecture. As weII, it
is an important structure because it was buiIt back in
1632 in a time when there was no construction
machinery.

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