Category Archives: Uttar Pradesh

Lure of the Taj

“Love is not finding someone to live with; its finding someone you cannot live without” Love is immeasurable…undefined….limitless…boundless…we seek to be loved forever, remembered forever….. One man who has been able to let his love for his wife known to … Continue reading

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The Mughals: Agra Fort

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My fascination for Mughals and the architectural heritage that they left must have begun way back in 1977 when I was two years old  🙂 and my parents on a visit to Agra clicked me with the “TAJ MAHAL” as backdrop. With … Continue reading

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Taj Mahotsav

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Agra is famous not only for ‘TAJ MAHAL”  but also for “Taj Mahotsav” which is a ten-day long cultural festival generally conducted in February. Concerts of ace artists from the music and traditional dance community are organised with great pride … Continue reading

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Agra: Itmad-ud-Daula Tomb

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When we got posted to Agra, I was ecstatic. Agra was the seat of power of Mughal Dynasty for a long time before the capital was shifted to Delhi. I have a penchant for old historical structures and having grown up reading ‘Akbar-Birbal’ … Continue reading

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