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India's most majestic monastery cave complex – 8 fascinating pictures

This rock-cut complex called the Ellora Caves is a beautiful tribute to faith, spirituality and ancient Indian workmanship.


Some quick Ellora Caves facts:

  • it's known as simply Ellora, Verul or Elura;
  • it's one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India;
  • the site is located in the Aurangabad district of the state of Maharashtra;
  • there are more than 100 caves at the site.


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14 Comments
Cheryl McMeekin
Beautiful and majestic, would be a great place to visit.
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Aug 14, 2020 10:24AM
Lourdes Ayala
They seem beautiful and majestic. Would definitely love to visit there.
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Aug 1, 2020 9:52AM
Angela Marvelley
Amazing, I would love to go there, but I can’t get Wayne to go to Cardiff , let alone India!🌎
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Jun 24, 2020 11:03AM
June Dutt
I live in India. I have visited the Ellora and the Ajanta caves and they are amazing!
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May 2, 2020 8:12AM
Chriss Crockford
Amazing place
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Apr 28, 2020 1:23PM
Remedios Prado-Ambrocio
Awesome ! Would love to visit this place someday!
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Apr 27, 2020 10:17AM
Mildred C Ford
I would like to visit these one day
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Apr 26, 2020 4:53PM
Veronics Moss
Very interesting
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Apr 26, 2020 4:16PM
lhreese
I love these and would also love to physically visit them.
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Apr 26, 2020 9:57AM
Allison Aspden
Most interesting!
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Apr 26, 2020 8:39AM
Judy Wilson
Wow! I wasn’t expecting so many beautiful caves. Incredible detailed beauty lies within each and every one💕💕
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Apr 25, 2020 1:57AM
Rakesh Dayal
Incredible as it may sound, the Kailash Temple at Ellora was chiseled unconventionally from top to bottom, from a single massive rock and is a marvel to behold.
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Apr 25, 2020 1:21AM
Victoria Agcaoili
Absolutely Amazing!!!
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Apr 24, 2020 10:09PM
Chuck Gross
Very amazing !
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Apr 24, 2020 9:44PM

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