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Agra: A tomb, a fort and a forgotten city

Agra: A tomb, a fort and a forgotten city
It’s considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the world, with one of the most romantic stories behind it. But the Taj Mahal, an elaborate marble mausoleum, is only one of three UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Agra in India’s state of Uttar Pradesh. Here’s a rundown of Agra’s top three sites: Taj Mahal Completed in 1653, the Taj Mahal was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as the final resting place for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth to their fourteenth child....
April 3rd, 2010 | Vawn | Read More | Comments: 1
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Sassy Songstress Bonnie Raitt at Wolf Trap

... as a blues/rock icon was established. And she’ll be performing at Wolf Trap on Sunday night and joining her is the legendary acoustic bluesman, Taj Mahal. And one thing that has never changed over the years is Raitt’s powerful voice, bottleneck-style slide guitar playing and her ability to take a song and make it her own by adding a big piece of her heart (and soul) to it. Part folk, part blues, and part rock and roll, Bonnie Raitt’s uniquely soulful voice has earned her multiple Grammy...
August 10th, 2009 | Jon Rochetti | Read More | Comments: 0
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4th of July Celebrations in Barcelona

... music festival - On the fourth the Barcelona legend, Manu Chao plays in Mataro, a city just a half hour away from Barcelona. The Wailers and Taj Mahal will also play at later dates at this festival. See web. web: http://www.cruilladecultures.com/cruilles.html ...
July 3rd, 2009 | thebarcelonaguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: American Society, Announcements, Events, forth of Julth, Manu Chao, Mar Bella, Taj Mahal