Taj Mahal

India, 1959

Film
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A study of the Taj Mahal in Agra. An impression of the interior and exterior of the old mausoleum, and the surrounding gardens; story of Shar Jahan and the erection of Taj Mahal to the memory of his wife; the blending of Saracenic and Hindu styles in the architecture; the inlay work in some precious stones, marble bas-reliefs and the lace-like marble screens around the tombs.

Credits

director

Mushir Ahmad

producer

Ezra Mir

production company

Documentary Films of India

Language

English

Duration

00:13:33:00

Colour

Colour

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