Search gallery:

9_India_Ajanta & Ellora Caves (307 images)

Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
View: 250 | All
Next >
Ajanta Caves and Ellora Caves Aurangabad India.
Ajanta, a UNESCO world heritage site, is famous for its Buddhist rock-cut cave temples and monasteries with their extraordinary wall paintings. The temples are hollowed out of granite cliffs on the inner side of a 20-meter ravine in the Wagurna River valley, 105 km northeast of Aurangabad, at a site of great scenic beauty. About 30 caves were excavated between the 1st century BCE and the 7th century CE and are of two types, caityas...
more »
View: 250 | All
Next >