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EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Jan 28, 2014

Sun meets Taj Mahal

In 1631, emperor Shah Jahan, was grief-stricken when his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, died in childbirth. He built the Taj Mahal in memory of her.

View larger. | Photo by Abhinav Singhai.

View larger. | Photo by Abhinav Singhai.

On January 26, 2014, Abhinav Singhai in India composed this photo from eight images taken sunset at the Taj Majal. His camera was a Nikon D90. See more photos from Abhinav Singhai here.

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