Photo of the Day

March 26, 2018

Quiet Sunrise

So many people visit the Taj Mahal—some 8 million annually—that the Indian government plans to institute a cap on daily visitors. But this photograph shows that there are moments of peace—at sunrise, before the site opens. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at natgeo.com/yourshot for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Nicolas Falduti, National Geographic Your Shot

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