Secrets of the Taj Mahal

Secrets of the Taj Mahal

It is considered a wonder of the world, and one of the most popular tourist attractions on Earth, but few realize that the Taj Mahal was built as a monument to eternal love. This is the story of Shah Jahan, ruler of India's mighty Mogul Empire, and his queen, Mumtaz Mahal, and of a love too perfect to survive. The Queen's tragic death moved Jahan to construct a shrine worthy of her name, but with this iconic structure, he would ultimately pay a terrible price to complete his life's work.

Secrets of the Taj Mahal

Behind the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, lies the little-known story of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal, the ruling emperor and empress whose love and tragedy led to its creation.