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S Korea first lady visits Taj Mahal

Press Trust of India  |  Agra 

South Korean Kim during the last leg of her four-day visit to took a tour of the iconic here on

She spent around 45 minutes at the monument and the evinced keen interest in the architecture of the Taj Mahal, which remained closed for public from 9am to noon, officials said.

and accorded her a warm welcome.

Kim's stand-alone visit to India, which began on November 4, has rekindled interest in the legendary who married a Korean

According to Korean legend, the of Ayodhya went to Korea in 48 AD and married

A large number of Koreans trace their ancestry to this legendary princess, who is known as

The visit to is the last stop in Kim's itinerary before she flies back to

On Tuesday, the attended festivities in Ayodhya where she was treated to a dazzling display of over three lakh earthen lamps on the ghats of the Sarayu river, besides a spectacular sound-and-light show.

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First Published: Wed, November 07 2018. 22:30 IST