Caves of Ajanta (India). 'They may have been ascetics, but the monks who created the Ajanta caves had an eye for the dramatic. The 30 rock-cut forest grottoes punctuate the side of a horseshoe-shaped cliff .
The Ajanta Caves are artistic treasures of the Grupta era, carved into the volcanic cliff faces of the Wagurna River Valley in western India., they were occupied for some 850 years by Buddhist monks and artisans.
WONDERS OF ANCIENT INDIA: The awe inspiring Kailash / Kailasa Temple, Ellora Caves, Nr Aurangabad, Maharashtra. (Carved out from a single 120 feet high rock! in the century AD, dedicated to Lords Shiva & Parvati)
The first Buddhist cave monuments at Ajanta date from the and centuries B. During the Gupta period and centuries A.), many more richly decorated caves were added to the original group. UNESCO'S World heritage Site since
my favorite place in Ellora. The Vishwakarma (Cave is the only chaitya griha amongst the Buddhist group of caves. It is locally known as Vishwakarma or Sutar ka jhopda "carpenter's hut". UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Mysterious Ajanta Caves (India) – Ancient Temples Carved From Solid Rock. Built from the century BCE to the 600 CE. The caves include paintings and sculptures considered to be masterpieces of Buddhist religious art. ☙ India ૐ ❧
ॐ Ajanta Ellora Caves: Cave Hindu temples of India. In the Indian state of Maharashtra is the village of Ajanta Ellora with incredible Temples carved into the mountain Charanandri by ancient Indian architects engineers. Ellora – the official World Heritag