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Images of Ellora Caves – Maharastra, India

Incredible Jains. Again!

The Jalebi Express

If you enjoy these images, we have wrote a full article about our trip around the Ellora Caves – see here.  

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Jain temple complex Jain temple complex

Dad sneaking around a guardian Lion Dad sneaking around a guardian Lion

Jain tirthatakar (a great teacher) Jain tirthankara (a great teacher)

One of the great halls in the Jain complex One of the great halls in the Jain complex

Inside a large meditation hall Inside a large meditation hall

Buddha inside the stunning main assembly hall Buddha inside the stunning main assembly hall

Original paintings in the Hindu caves (1300 years old) Original paintings in the Hindu caves (1300 years old)

Main Buddhist cave section Main Buddhist cave section

Seated Buddha surrounded by deities Seated Buddha surrounded by deities

Seated Buddha facing the setting sun Seated Buddha facing the setting sun

Fearsome Durga Fearsome Durga

The Marriage of Shiva and Parvati The Marriage of Shiva and Parvati

Gods surround the inner sanctum of  large Hindu cave Gods surround the inner sanctum of large Hindu cave

Dad with Ganesha Dad with Ganesha

Beautiful carvings in the Hindu section Beautiful carvings in the Hindu section

Dad beneath a huge guardian God Dad beneath a huge guardian God

Inside the main Hindu hall Inside one of the main Hindu halls

The Marriage of Shiva and Parvati The Marriage of Shiva and Parvati

Goddess Tara Goddess Tara

Dad wandering around the Jain section Dad wandering around the Jain section

The main Kailasa Temple The main Kailasa Temple

Outside a Hindu cave Outside a Hindu cave

Beautiful carvings of Tirthankaras, Jain complex Beautiful carvings of Tirthankaras, Jain complex

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