UNESCO World Heritage - Kailash temple, Ellora ©Anupam

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UNESCO World Heritage Site - This temple is world's largest monolithic structure carved from one piece of rock and the most extensive rock-cut projects ever undertaken. It is believed that the construction of the Kailash Temple was started in the mid 8th century under the direction of King Krishna I (757-775) of the Rashtrakuta dynasty. Kailash Temple is situated near the village of Ellora, 30 km from Aurangabad. The temple is considered as one of the most astonishing buildings in the history of architecture. This is one of the largest 34 excavations at Ellora, which took almost a century. Kailash Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The idol measures 109 feet wide by 164 feet long.

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Comments (120)

Manup on August 11, 2012

Great shot. LIKE. Greetings, Manup.

Anupam Mukherjee on August 30, 2012

Thank you dear friends, T 1 and Manup for your visit, nice words and likes

Greetings, Anupam

*Irina* on September 9, 2012

Hello Anupam!

Amazingly wonderful place, lovely picture, *YSL.

Warm greetings, Irina

nino evola on September 19, 2012

Great capture


A dear greetings from italy


Filipunes on September 28, 2012

Wonderful pic for an amazing place.L84

Anupam Mukherjee on October 4, 2012

Thank you





for your visit, nice comments, likes and YS

Greetings from India, Anupam

ibrahim AKIS on November 10, 2012

İlginç bir yer, harika fotoğraf Like

Lady Harley on December 24, 2012

Magnificent shot, incredible view

* Like *

Warm greetings from Canada


Jarda_M on January 8, 2013

L88 Interesting place and great photo.
Greetings from Czech Republic, Jarda_M

Сапожников П. on May 27, 2013

Интересное место, хороший кадр.

Anupam Mukherjee on June 2, 2013

Thank you

Ibrahim Akis

Lady Harley


dmitriy babkin

for your visit, comments and likes

V I E W - I T - I N - M A X I M U M - R E S O L U T I O N

Greetings from India, Anupam

Javeed Iqbal on December 24, 2013

A beautiful collection of the religious-architectural heritage. Khajuraho is missing?

Anupam Mukherjee on December 31, 2013

Dear Javeed thanks for your visit, there are few photographs of Khajuraho in my album. You can search my album with the tag "Khajuraho"

Wishing you Happy & Prosperous New Year

Greetings from India, Anupam

anmarluk on February 16, 2014

F 16 + L 89

Amazing place and very nice photo

Greetings from Poland


© truskawka on February 17, 2014

Unique place, interesting view. Gorgeous picture. L & F

Greetings, Anna

Anupam Mukherjee on February 19, 2014

Thank you

Maria for F + L

Anna for F + L

Greetings, Anupam

caryca51 on February 19, 2014

Zachwycający obraz z cyklu CUDA ze ŚWIATA...<FL>...Z przyjaznymi pozdrowieniami z Polski.Elka

Anupam Mukherjee on February 19, 2014

Thank you Elka for your visit, comment and Like

Greetings, Anupam

Εξαιρετική φωτογραφία! Μου αρέσει!

Sergey Brandys on August 26, 2014

Hello Anupam. Great picture. LIKE. I love India! Welcome to my photo galleries - INDIA, UKRAINE and others. Best regards, Sergey.

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