The Real Reason The Taj Mahal Was Built

How Powerful Is India?

As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, India’s Taj Mahal sees millions of tourists each year. So why was this marble mausoleum built?

Learn More:
National Geographic: World Heritage Site Pictures: Taj Mahal

Britannica: Shah Jahan

Taj Mahal: History of Taj Mahal

Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “So Right So Wrong”

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Written by: Jules Suzdaltsev
Edited by: Alex Esteves
Produced by: Cailyn Bradley, Semany Gashaw & Lauren Ellis