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Rock Hewn Kailasa Temple, Ellora Caves, India

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Indian rock-cut architecture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Five Rathas Mahabalipuram - Pancha Rathas is a monument complex at Mahabalipuram, on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal, in the Kancheepuram district of the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Pancha Rathas is an example of monolithic 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...

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…

AURANGABAD Explore the legendary Ajanta and Ellora. Ellora is the finest example of Indian rock cut architecture and it took men of three religions – Hindus, Buddhists and Jain monks – and five centuries to make them the wonder they are. VENTOURS - INDIA

rock-cut architecture | Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple - Indian rock-cut architecture ...

Ellora also known as Ellooru, is an archaeological site, 29 km North-West of the city of Aurangabad in the Indian state of Maharashtra built by the Rashtrakuta dynasty. Well known for its monumental caves, Ellora is a World Heritage Site. Ellora represents the epitome of Indian rock-cut architecture

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Rock Cut cave Temples Of Badami in Karnataka - The Badami Cave Temples, an example of Indian rock-cut architecture, especially Badami Chalukya Architecture, are in north Karnataka, India. Badami, the capital of the Early Chalukyas, who ruled much of Karnataka in the 6th to 8th centuries, lies at the mouth of a ravine with rocky hills on either side and a town tank into which water from the ravine flows.

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