The Taj Mahal is counted among the world’s major heritage sites. It is famous all over the world for its beauty. People from all over the world come to see the Taj Mahal. The construction work of the Taj Mahal, a symbol of love, started in the year 1632. At the same time, it was completed in 1656. Whereas, in the year 1983, the Taj Mahal got the status of UNESCO World Heritage. According to historians, there was a renaissance of architecture during the reign of Shah Jahan. Shah Jahan had built many world famous heritage sites. The Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Taj Mahal are prominent among them. However, very few people have correct information about the Taj Mahal. Come, let us know about some interesting facts related to the Taj Mahal, the symbol of love-
According to historians, the length of the Taj Mahal is more than that of the Qutub Minar. It is believed that the Taj Mahal is about 5 feet high.
It is said that the hands of the artisan Ustad Ahmad Lohari were cut off after the construction of the Taj Mahal. However, this is absolutely wrong. After the construction of the Taj Mahal, a symbol of love, Ustad Lahori also built the Red Ford.
At that time, the construction of Taj Mahal cost 32 million. He is currently worth $1 billion.
In the construction of the Taj Mahal, it took a total of 17 years for fine carvings on marble stones.
22 thousand laborers were engaged in the construction work of the world famous heritage Taj Mahal. After this the Taj Mahal was built.
Elephants have a big contribution in the construction works of Taj Mahal. Historians say that 1000 thousand elephants had contributed in the transportation of goods.
The handwritten verses on the wall of the Taj Mahal have been taken from the Quran Sharif. Quran Sharif is the holy book of Islam religion.
It is said that Shah Jahan wanted to get the black Taj Mahal built, but his son had mediation and got the Taj Mahal built with white marble.
The stones studded in the Taj Mahal were imported from Tibet, China, Sri Lanka and other parts of India.