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Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Maharashtra


(near jalgaon)


29 caves (Paintings Sculptures )

Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Maharashtra(near jalgaon)29 caves (Paintings Sculptures )


Chaitya Griha or prayer hall at Ajanta Caves in cave 29



Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Maharashtra(near jalgaon)29 caves (Paintings Sculptures )


painting jataka tales

Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Maharashtra(near jalgaon)29 caves (Paintings Sculptures )


Paintings of Padmapani and Vajrapani on either side of the Buddha

Sachi Stupa at Sachi MP


oldest stone structure in india


Great Stupa


torana

A torana is a type of gateway seen in the Hinduand Buddhist architecture of the Indian subcontinent.

grotto

cave

fresco

type of mural on wet cement

mural

painting directly painted on walls

jataka tales

ajanta caves aurangabad maharashtra

parasol

umbrela

Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Maharashtra(near jalgaon)29 caves (Paintings Sculptures )Paintings of Padmapani and Vajrapani on either side of the Buddha

stupa

is a mound-like or hemispherical structure containing Buddhist relics, typically the ashes of Buddhist monks, used by Buddhists as a place of meditation.

chaitya

indoor stupa commonly with vaulted ceiling




the highest concentration of stupas is located in?



Myanmar Burma

Famous Chaityas

Karle and Bhaj

Viahara

Buddhist monasteries

pagoda

A pagoda is a tiered tower with multiple eaves, built in traditions originating in historic East Asia or with respect to those traditions, common to Nepal, India, China, Japan,Korea, Vietnam, Burma and other parts of Asia.

Mahabodhi temple , Bodh gaya Bihar


marking the location where Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha, is said to have attained enlightenment

Mahabodhi temple , Bodh gaya Bihar


marking the location where Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha, is said to have attained enlightenment

Mahamuni Buddha Temple


Mandalay, Burma


nalanda university bihar

Dhamek Stupa (also spelled Dhamekh and Dhamekha) is a massive stupa located at Sarnath




sarnath UP varanasi

Dhamek Stupa (also spelled Dhamekh and Dhamekha) is a massive stupa located at Sarnath




sarnath UP varanasi

Ashoka Pilar sarnath UP varanasi

ashokan pillar and stupa kulhua bihar

chaitya hall karle maharashtra


karla caves


Lonavala, Maharashtra

The Karla Caves or Karle Caves or Karla Cells are a complex of ancient Indian Buddhist rock-cut cave shrines located in Karli near


Lonavala, Maharashtra



ellora caves Aurangabad maharashtra


jain hundu buddhist caves 34 caves

ellora caves Aurangabad maharashtrajain hundu buddhist caves 34 caves



The Temple of Heaven, literally the Altar of Heaven


beijing china empror of ming and qing dynasties


The Temple of Heaven, literally the Altar of Heavenbeijing china empror of ming and qing dynasties



Temple of the Tooth


Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka.



Shwedagon Pagoda


Great Dagon Pagoda and the Golden Pagoda, is a gilded stupa located in


Yangon, Myanmar. (capial)


oldest pagoda

Shwedagon Pagoda Great Dagon Pagoda and the Golden Pagoda, is a gilded stupa located in Yangon, Myanmar. burma (capial)oldest pagoda

Shwedagon Pagoda Great Dagon Pagoda and the Golden Pagoda, is a gilded stupa located in Yangon, Myanmar. burma (capial)oldest pagoda



Buddhist temple Borobudur Indonesia


Mahayana Buddhist Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia.


largest buddhist temple



Buddhist temple Borobudur Indonesia Mahayana Buddhist Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. largest buddhist temple

Buddhist temple Borobudur Indonesia Mahayana Buddhist Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. largest buddhist temple



Boudhanath Kathmandu, Nepal


largest spherical stupa in Nepal



Boudhanath Kathmandu, Nepallargest spherical stupa in Nepal



chaumukha jain temple ranakpur rajasthan


marble

chaumukha jain temple ranakpur rajasthan


marble

Sikhara

refers to the rising tower in the Hindu temple architecture of North India


In south India, the equivalent term for "Sikhara" is "Vimana".

Turret

is a small tower that projects vertically from the wall of a building such as a medieval castle.

Cupola

is a small, most often dome-like, structure on top of a building


is a small, most often dome-like, structure on top of a building

dilwara jain temple mt abu rajasthan


marble used five unique temples

dilwara jain temple mt abu rajasthanmarble used five unique temples



jain temple rajgir bihar



girnar jain temple junagadh gujarat



girnarjain temple junagadh gujarat



gomateshwara karnataka Shravanabelagola



kolkata jain temple

kolkata jain temple



jain temple japan

bastions

A bastion is an angular structure projecting outward from the curtain wall of an artillery fortification



The Palitana temples of Jainism are located on Shatrunjaya by the city of Palitana in Bhavnagar district, Gujarat, India


800 temples





rock garden chandigarh