Aug.27

Shahjahan did not cut hands of labourers after construction of Taj Mahal

To help better appreciate this history, we have compiled a list of the 10 most interesting facts and rumours about Taj Mahal.

Rumours about Taj Mahal

It is rumoured that mummy of the Bugum is buried in Taj Mahal. However, there is no authentic account of this story.It is also a big rumour that Emperor Shah Jahan ordered that every worker’s hands be chopped off immediately after construction, so that no one could ever recreate the Taj Mahal. No historical account corroborates this hearsay.

The history also does not verify about who desinged Taj Mahal and that its design was seen by the architect in dream.

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