Taj Mahal, the beautiful white marble mausoleum of Mumtaz Mahal, is a perfect example of the true undying love of a King for his Queen. The King Shah Jahan saw Mumtaz Mahal for the first time in the market and fell in love with at the first sight. This was the beginning of this magical love story.
The love bond of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal took the next step and they were tied in the holy matrimony. All was going well until the untimely death of Mumtaz Mahal during the child birth. The grief stricken Shah Jahan then decided to make monument that would symbolize their eternal love. This is when the construction of Taj Mahal began.
The death of Mumtaz Mahal was a sad chapter in the history of Taj Mahal, that took the shape of the wonderful monument of true love- Taj Mahal.