All for the sake of love; Taj Mahal: an epitome of love….
1653 marked the year when the great epitome of love was finally showcased to the world after a seemingly never-ending 22yrs of sweat and toil of many. It all started as a small dream that bore seed in the heart of a lover. it is a tribute to the love that has unparallel beauty, a love that was so grand and bold in its declaration that the whole world was its patron. A meticulous work of grace and grandeur….the taj stands even today, three and half decades as a rich heritage of Shahjahan’s love for his beloved wife, Mumtaz. the legacy of love has been treasured as one of the seven wonders of the world, truly worthy of its magnificence and stunning aura. many love in their short, sundry lives but to have given expression to one’s love in such glory and breathtaking awe is truly exemplary. Accurate planning and the delicacy of foresight in its building points at the steep depth of homage that the great king Shahjahan paid to the emperor of all infinity…love. He expended his valuable riches, even his own life to give this maiden form a reality that speaks of its unique worth. Which lover would go that long to sculpt his love with such magnanimity and breathtaking tenderness? He had no limits, no fears, and his life and dreams all danced, purely for the sake of love….