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UNESCO World Heritage site : Cave 20, Ajanta ©Anupam

A pillar less monastery consists of hall (16.2 X 17.91 m) cells, sanctum sanctorum and a pillared verandah datable between A. D. 450 and 525. A Brahmi inscription in the verandah records the gift of the mandapa by one Upendra. Buddha in preaching attitude is housed in the sanctum. The sculpture of seven Buddhas accompanied by attendants is another important sculptural panel in this cave.

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  • Uploaded on January 28, 2012
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    by Anupam Mukherjee
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
    • Taken on 2011/12/21 13:28:24
    • Exposure: 0.167s (1/6)
    • Focal Length: 6.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.700
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash