Agra’s Soami Bagh Samadh Pose Competition To The Iconic Taj Mahal 

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More To Agra Than Taj Mahal 

Agra and Taj Mahal are almost synonymous with each other. But, it looks like the iconic monument is getting some competition lately. 

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New White Marble Marvel

A new mausoleum built with white marble is attracting many spiritually inclined tourists to the city. 

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Soami Bagh Samadh

The Soami Bagh Samadh is a new mausoleum built for the founder of the Radha Soami sect in Soami Bagh. It is located just 12 km from the Taj Mahal. 

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History Of The Mausoleum

It reportedly took 104 years to build this new mausoleum, unlike the Taj Mahal which was completed within 22 years.  

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Attracting Hordes Of Tourists

The Soami Bagh Samadh has now become quite popular among tourists and is now drawing hordes of spiritually inclined tourists.

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Comparison To The Taj Mahal

With its white pristine marble facade, many people are drawing a comparison between Soami Bagh Samadh and the Taj Mahal. 

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Agra’s New Attraction 

This mausoleum is resting on a foundation of 52 wells. It is 193 feet high and is entirely crafted from white marble sourced from Makrana, Rajasthan. 

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Minor Detailing Still Left

Interestingly, the structure is still not complete and some minor additions are yet to be made. 

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