Ajanta Caves Maharashtra, India 2nd C BCE
A series of 29 Buddhist cave temples dating from as early as the 2nd century BC, the Ajanta Caves contain some of the greatest masterpieces of Buddhist art in India.
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- 20.529358° N, 75.745277° E
- Behl, Benoy K. and Milo Cleveland Beach (foreword). The Ajanta Caves: Ancient Paintings of Buddhist India. Thames & Hudson. 2005. Print.