Why did Shah Jahan build the Taj Mahal?

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Shah Jahan constructed The Taj Mahal supposedly to portray his carnal love to his beloved spouse Mumtaz Mahal. He was the fifth Mughal emperor and the favourite grandchild of his renowned grandfather Akbar the Great. Taj Mahal is thought to be one of the most beautiful buildings in the world and stands as a symbol of eternal love.
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Love. Apparently the wife he adored died in his quest for a multitude of decedents. In later history it seems he had a similar mausoleum across the river with a reflection of the
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In the memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal Shah Jahan build taj mahal in the memory of his Dear wife, Queen Mumtaz Mahal.
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