Ajanta Caves (sacred site)
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Exterior photograph showing many cave entrances, some pillared, and the approach path and top of the hillside in which they are situated. Taken from across the path.
Photograph of an interior. The supporting pillars and part of the ceiling vault are visible, as are stone carvings in niches in a frieze at its base. The central monument is featured.
Photograph showing a painted frieze depicting several goose-like birds, and flowers.
Photograph showing c. 16 painted ceiling panels. Mostly fruit and floral designs with some figures depicted.
Photograph of an interior. The supporting pillars and part of the ceiling vault are visible, as are stone carvings in a frieze at its base. The central monument is featured.
Photograph of a wall painting showing several flying figures.
Photograph of a wall painting above a doorway, depicting two deities in a bed. Attendants are in the next 'room'.
Photograph of a painted ceiling medallion.
Photograph of wall paintings.
Exterior photograph of the pillared entrance to a cave. The carved capitals and 2 orders of friezes above them are visible.
Exterior photograph of the hillside. Two carvings of figures in relief are visible as is part of an arched doorway.