Thursday, November 02, 2006

Devotion



Detail, Taj Mahal, built between 1631 and 1654, India

Shah Jahan
the emporor of the Mughal Empire built this monument to his favorite wife Mumtaz Mahal. This detail of a marble decorative frieze.



Taj Mahal

1 comment:

bad, bad kitty said...

I love the relief carvings. I've seen some images in books...

I'd love to see it up close and in person.

Stunning

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