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Oxford University Press, 2003 - History - 104 pages
Celebrated for its lofty temples and gigantic sculptures carved between the middle of the sixth and tenth centuries, Ellora has a rich artistic and architectural history. In this book, Dhavalikar offers an introduction to the magnificent world of Ellora caves and monuments--their history, patronage, religion, and iconography.

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Historical Background
Hindu Caves
Jaina Caves

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M. K. Dhavalikar retired as Professor of Archaeology and Director of Deccan College Post Graduate Research Institute, Pune.

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