is located in the north central part of India on the right bank of
the Jumana River.
This river merges with the Ganges at the city of Allahabed. The average
temperature in Agra is about 78 degrees fahrenheit. The area was
originally developed as a trading center. In 1566, Agra was the imperial
capital. It was also the home of famous architectual structures.
The most famous of all is the Taj Mahal
located on the southern back of the Jamana River. It
is a mausoleum that is considered to be one of the most beautiful buildings
in the world. It was constructed by Shah Jahan in honor of his wife,