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Buddhism Religion Rock Cut Ancient Cave, India

Ajivika (nāstika or “heterodox” schools of ancient Indian philosophical movement) and Buddhism Religion Rock Cut Ancient Cave, dating back to 245 BCE, during the reign of Emperor Ashoka Maurya (c. 268 BCE– c. 232 BCE), 3rd ruler of Mauryan Empire from Erstwhile Magadha Kingdom. Location: Vadathika Cave, part of Nagarjuna Caves, Situated on Barabar Hills…

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Rock cut temples

One of the most fascinating ancient architecture are the temples and building cut from solid rock.   Rock-cut architecture is the creation of structures, buildings, and sculptures, by excavating solid rock where it naturally occurs. Rock-cut architecture is designed and made by man from the start to finish. In India and China, the terms ‘cave’…

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