The Taj Mahal of Agra is considered as the evergreen epitome of love all over the world. While the definition of love may have completely changed since the time Mughal emperor Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in the memory of his deceased wife Mumtaz Mahal, the monument has lived on as the ultimate expression of love.
More than three-and-a-half centuries later, when people are finding love on mobile applications and the Internet, another overwhelming tale of love has become the talking point in the country as an 80-year-old retired postmaster from Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh, is building another Taj in memory of his late wife.
Faizul Hasan Qadri, from Kaser Kalan village lost his wife Tajamulli Begum after 58 years of marital bliss in 2011. Saddened by the loss, Qadri decided to immortalize his love in brick and tar and started devoting all his finances in setting up a 'mini Taj Mahal'.
However, it turns out that even a Taj replica doesn't come cheap