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Ellora  Kailasa temple carved out one cliff

Ellora Kailasa temple carved out one cliff

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The Kailasa temple at ellora is the hindu masterpiece of maharashrata. Ahuge and intricate temple carved out of one rock face. there are absolutley no jouins on temples or sculptures.

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July 15, 2005 change by hirankarunaratna

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Ellora caves

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The Ellora and Ajanta caves between Aurangabad and Jalgon Junction are world heritage sites with outstanding buddhist caves systems

There are over 34 monasteries and temples, extending over more than 2 km, were dug side by side in the wall of a high basalt cliff. Ellora, with its uninterrupted sequence of monuments dating from A.D. 600 to 1000, has Buddhist, Hindu and Jain caves. Not only is the Ellora complex a unique artistic creation and a technological exploit but, with its releigous structures devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism, suggest the more..

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