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Malaysian women tourists wave national flag at Taj, give written apology later

The incident took place on Thursday morning at about 8 am . About six Malayasian women tourists accompanied by an Indian entered Taj. Later, a video went viral in which these women were seen holding their national flag on the pathway near the central tank.

There is a restriction on promotional, commercial and canvassing activities on Taj Mahal premises. (HT FILE)
Updated on Feb 15, 2024 07:36 PM IST

Three-day ‘Urs’ concludes at Taj Mahal

The 369th Úrs’of Shah Jahan had begun in the Taj Mahal post noon on Tuesday, with the opening of the passage leading to the basement of the monument, housing the original graves of the emperor and his wife Mumtaz Mahal.

‘Chadar-poshi’ at Taj Mahal on the last day of three-day ‘Urs’ (HT Photo)
Updated on Feb 09, 2024 05:30 AM IST

ABHM activists stage protest against ‘Urs’

The protestors reached the other side of river Yamuna in the backdrop of the Taj Mahal, recited ‘Shiv Chalisa’ and offered holy Yamuna water, holding Taj Mahal as a Shiv Temple.

ABHM activists reciting ‘Shiv Chalisa’ to protest Urs at Taj. (HT)
Updated on Feb 07, 2024 06:02 AM IST

Three-day ‘Urs ‘of Shah Jahan begins at Taj Mahal

The proceedings began with opening of the locked passage . The ‘zayareen’(devotees) got inside and prayer was offered. The important ritual on first day is of ‘gusl’ (bathing) of the graves in the basement lying closed for nearly a year.

Ritual in the basement of Taj Mahal marks beginning of three-day Urs on Tuesday. (HT)
Updated on Feb 07, 2024 05:52 AM IST

Plea in Agra court no bar, preparations on for Shah Jahan Urs in Taj Mahal

The three day ‘Úrs’ is an annual event organised at the Taj Mahal and the Archaeological Survey of India waives off entry ticket for this event but this time, a petition was filed in the court of IV Additional Civil Judge (Junior Division) in Agra on Friday by the Agra unit of Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha.

Original graves in the basement of Taj Mahal. (HT FILE)
Updated on Feb 04, 2024 10:38 PM IST
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