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Large tombs, however, contradicted both orthodox Islamic and Hindu regulations
for how to deal with the dead. For Hindus dead bodies are impure, so a structure
over a body is impure as well. The dead should be burned as quickly as ...
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The complete Taj Mahal: and the riverfront gardens of AgraUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Although the Taj Mahal is one of the most famous buildings in the world, until now there has been no full examination of its architecture in book form. Art historian Koch-the first Western scholar ... Read full review
Mughal Agra a riverfront garden city
The riverfront garden city
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