13 August 2014

Rock cut - Monolithic Architecture in India


Rock cut architecture is the creation of structures, buildings, statues and by excavating solid rock where it naturally occurs. Monolithic architecture refers to making of structures, sculptures and buildings - from a single piece of material (particularly rock). Go through the famous rock cut and monolithic sculptures, caves and structures of India.

Ajanta Caves - Maharashtra



Badami caves - Karnataka




Bojjana Konda caves - Andhra Pradesh






Borra caves - Andhra Pardesh



Khandagiri cave monastery - Odhisha



Ellora Caves - Maharashtra







Guntupalle temple - Andhra Pardesh



Kanheri - Borivali - Mumbai





Mahabalipuram






Vsvaraha cave - Mahabalipuram




Mauryan - Barbara caves - Bihar




Masroor - Himachal Pradesh




Pandavleni caves - Nashik




Ranigumpa - Udayagiri - Bhubaneswar




Ravana Phadi - Aihole - Karnataka




Udayagiri caves - Madhya Pradesh




Udayagiri caves - Bhubaneswar




Undavalli caves - Andhra Pradesh





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2 comments:

  1. Hi Bhanu, Khandagiri & Udayagiri caves are in Odisha.

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