Episode 6: Agra

Episode 6

Agra and It's Environs

Agra is home to India’s most recognizable monument—the Taj Mahal. First, we tour the Agra Fort and learn its role n the incredible history behind the Taj Mahal’s construction. Bill takes us to a factory where we learn how the craft of stone inlay that adorns the Taj Mahal, is still made today. We continue on to Fatehpur Sikri, a former Mughal capital, which was created of red sandstone and displays the influence of its Hindu and Mughal roots. Finally, we meet with a man that is giving the wildlife of India a voice and sanctuary.