Thursday, August 27, 2009

India: Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is one of India's most well known points of interest. Take a look at this video to learn more about the scandal of love, greed and sorrow behind this magnificent building's conception.



Behind every work of art, there is usually a GREAT story. What's your favorite monument, painting, place of interest etc. and tell us the story behind it!!

3 comments:

  1. I was on a school trip for a week in London and fell in love with Westminster Abbey. If you have never been... GO! And get a guided tour by a verger there. Those dudes really know their stuff. The one of hundreds of stories that really stuck with me was the poet (Ben Jonson)who could not afford a regular sized plot in poets corner so he opted for an 18"x18" hole and was buried STANDING UP!!

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