Taj Mahal Celebrates 350th Birthday

Indians are celebrating the 350th anniversary of the construction of the Taj Mahal.

Pigeons and balloons marked the kick-off for six months of celebration honoring the construction of India's most famous monument, the Taj Mahal. The mausoleum was constructed as a symbol of love by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his favorite wife, who died in childbirth.