Is Tajmahal is originated from muslim emperor or it is a Lord shiva's temple?

An BBC News said it is a Lord Shiva's temple

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  • 1 decade ago
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    no that's not right..it has been originated from muslim emperor called shahjahan...

  • Mubz
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    1 decade ago

    Taj Mahal is not a temple. It was made by Shah Jahan as a gift to his wife. He was a Mogul. The Moguls at the time were very devout Muslims.

    Inside the Taj, is the grave of Shah Jahan and his wife. On one side of the Taj (the left as you enter the courtyard) is a mosque (Muslim place of worship), that was a mosque when the place was built and remains a mosque to this day. Infact the imam there is the direct descendant of the imam of Shah Jahan's day. In which case there is no sign of a Temple to Lord Shiva.

  • 1 decade ago

    None of the two are going to come back and claim. You decide whom you love the most : Muslim Emporer or Lord Shiva.

    Source(s): My belief
  • 1 decade ago

    Of course, it was built by Shah Jahan as a remembrance of her wife. That is what is written in the ancient books and my history book for that matter.

    You can never see an idol of Lord Shiva there!!

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Whatever you think about Islam, the two most beautiful buildings in the world are muslim architecture: the Taj Mahal and the Alhambra in Spain.

  • 1 decade ago

    It was build by a mughal emperor for his dead woman...

    It's a mausoleum, not a temple for a god, it shows how big was his love for his woman and it celebrates her beauty

  • 1 decade ago

    i thin the first one, just look at its design it looks no way as Shiva-Krishna design

  • 1 decade ago

    BBC is wrong, check history.

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