Built by Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal.
Construction took over 22 years.
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Estimated cost of construction was over a billion dollars.
Made entirely of white marble.
Minarets built to fall away in case of an earthquake.
Entrance gate has calligraphy over 5 meters tall.
Interior decorated with precious stones.
Reflection in the pool is a popular photo spot.
Changes color throughout the day.
Uses advanced technology and innovation in construction.
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