Ajanta caves are the set of 29 buddhist cave temples concealed away in the hills of north-west india, around 200 miles way from the busy roads of mumbai, a superlative gemstone of art and religion is sited. Ajanta and ellora are the pride of maharashtra the rock-cut caves of both these sites are world famous and illustrate the degree of skill and artistry that indian craftsmen had achieved several hundred years ago. Hotel k p pride is the latest venture of sahitya group, renowned business and real estate conglomerate it will refresh, relax and sooth you, with its comfort, service, ambience and delicious food. The kailash (कैलाश, kailasa, kailasha, kailasanatha) temple is the unmatched structure in the world situated in ellora this is designed to recall mount kailash, the abode of bhagwan shiv - stands tall, enclosed within a big manmade crater, surrounded by rock. Ajanta rock caves, ajanta ellora, ☎ +91 240 248-1955, ajanta and ellora are the pride of maharashtra the rock-cut caves of both these sites are world famous and illustrate the degree of skill and artistry that indian craftsmen had achieved several hundred years ago.
In aurangabad, you will also find patterns that reflect the themes found in ajanta caves aurangabad is the best place to come and see the grand masters of himroo work the ajanta caves house about 29 buddhist cave monuments and ellora caves boast of 34 monasteries and temples. The ajanta and ellora caves are the ancient repository and indian architectural heritage pride of maharashtra, india both these sites are world famous and are cut in rocks. Ajanta and ellora caves creativity at its best the pride of india, ajanta and ellora caves are truly a delight to the eyes located in maharashtra, these are rock-cut buddhist cave monuments depicting the incredible artistry and skills of the indian craftsmen hundreds of years ago.
The ajanta caves were excavated in horse-shoe shaped bend of rock, between 200 bc and 650 ad, by two dynasties satavahanas and vakatakas out of the 30 caves, five (cave 9, 10, 19, 26, 29) are chaityarihas (temples) and the rest are vihars. Quick planning and everyone joining without much effort,the trip to ajanta ellora from 15 th to 16 th sep 2012 was a memorable one for all of usthanks to all my travel partners,gautam,inder,vaibhav,sai kiran and shravya for making it a trip to be remembered while waiting for mrevil overload. Ajanta and ellora caves, maharashtra located in maharashtra, they are the most famous caves of all time although mentioned together, they are two different set of caves, located in different locations. Ajanta dates from 100 b c while ellora is younger by some 600 years the village of ajanta is in the sahyadri hills, about 99 kms from aurangabad a few miles away in a mammoth horseshoe-formed rock, are 30 caves overlooking a gorge, `each forming a room in the hill and some with inner rooms.
The ajanta caves are one of the oldest unesco world heritage sites in india the carvings and paintings at ajanta date back to the beginning of the era of classical indian art th ajanta caves. Ajanta and ellora caves in aurangabad is well-known all over the world for the art and skill of indian craftsmen which is displayed through the architecture of the caves there is a lot more to the paintings and sculptures which are seen in these caves. The caves of ajanta and ellora are about 100 miles north of the city of aurangabad in the east coast indian state of maharashtra we pride ourselves in bringing the best of india and south.
The city of aurangabad is the gateway to the ajanta and ellora caves founded in 1610 by malik ambar, prime minister of the nizam, it later became the capital of mughal emperor aurangzeb who named it after himselfâ aurangzeb built walls around the city to protect it against maratha invaders. Ellora is a spectacular heritage site, filled with some of india's best-known and much-admired examples of art and architecturethe temples here are from a later period than those at ajanta (350 ad to 1000 ad. Aurangabad is an important city in the state of maharashtra, indiait sees a lot of international tourist traffic due to world heritage sites, ajanta & ellora caves aurangabad, a dream destination of mughal emperor aurangzeb, founded in 1610, is known today, as one of the four important cities in mah.
The ajanta & ellora caves are indeed the pride of india we were lost in time when we were there it is a pity that many of these fascinating structures and paintings. A brief highlight of the tour also includes a visit to the ajanta and ellora caves which are also well known as world heritage sites, a visit to the nashik- the wine capital of india, adventurous wildlife tour to pench and tadoba and lots more on this tour of the deccan odyssey. Intro ajanta and ellora are the pride of maharashtra the rock-cut caves of both these sites are world famous and illustrate the degree of skill and artistry that indian craftsmen had achieved several hundred years ago.