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(Photograph taken in 1995) The decoration of the domes and other vaults, and of
the greater part of the walls, appears as white patterns on the red surface. The
designs are however not created with marble inlaid in red sandstone, ...
THE SYMBOLISM OF WHITE MARBLE AND RED SANDSTONE The most readily
noticed aspect of the buildings of the Taj Mahal complex is the differentiation in
their colour . White is reserved for the mausoleum, as the most important ...
The tomb of Shaikh Salim Chishti at Fatehpur Sikri is entirely faced with white
marble, expressing the spiritual position of Akbar's favourite mystic . 7 The
colour white had strong associations with purity, goodness and spirituality in the ...
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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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