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10 Breathtakingly Beautiful Monsoon Getaways Near Pune & Mumbai

The Ajanta Caves Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, India are 29 rock-cut cave…

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Rock Hewn Kailasa Temple, Ellora Caves, India

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The Shore Temple is located near Chennai, India along the Coromandel coast, and is part of a group of monuments in Mahabalipuram, which was declared a World Heritage Site in 1984. The monuments in Mahabalipuram were founded by the Pallava kings, were constructed in the 7th and 8th centuries and particularly known for rock-cut architecture. The Shore Temple is distinctive in that it is one of the first structural (not rock-cut) stone temples of its time. The temple is dedicated to Shiva, the…

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Pic 1 - Ellora, the finest example of Indian rock-cut architecture

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Get mesmerized by the Indian rock-cut architecture of #Badami Cave #Temples of #Karnataka with The Holiday India

Ellora Caves – a glimpse of Indian Rock cut architecture

Ellora is an archaeological site, 30 km (19 mi) from the city of Aurangabad in the Indian state of Maharashtra built by the Rashtrakuta rulers. Well-known for its monumental caves, Ellora is a World Heritage Site. Ellora represents the epitome of Indian rock-cut architecture. The 34 caves – actually structures excavated out of the vertical face of the Charanandri hills – being Buddhist, Hindu and Jain rock cut temples and monasteri...

Kailasa Ellora India Temple Caves is an archaeological site in Maharashtra, India built by the Rashtrakuta dynasty. Ellora represents the epitome of Indian rock-cut architecture. The 34 "caves" are actually structures excavated out of the vertical face of the Charanandri hills. Buddhist, Hindu and Jain rock-cut temples and viharas and mathas were built between the 5th century and 10th century. 12 Buddhist (caves 1–12), 17 Hindu (caves 13–29) and 5 Jain (caves 30–34) caves, built in…