Thursday, 20 December 2012

244 IN - Elephanta Caves (1987)

Brief Description

"The 'City of Caves', on an island in the Sea of Oman close to Bombay, contains a collection of rock art linked to the cult of Shiva. Here, Indian art has found one of its most perfect expressions, particularly the huge high reliefs in the main cave."

Source UNESCO WH website
Courtesy of seetas from postcrossing forum

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