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Ankali Mutt

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Ankali Mutt or Chadravalli Cave Temple is an archeological site in the district of Chitradurga, Karnataka State of India. The cave existed since prehistoric period, and it was later developed by the rulers of this region. It is semilunar in shape with many chambers and passages slithered underground. Ankali Mutt was used for meditation for

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Edakkal Caves

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Ancient caves always fascinate me. Last October we went to visit Edakkal Caves in Kerala. They’re very different from the caves we have ever been to. Most caves we visited during the past several years are Buddhist cutout rock caves with elaborate crafting details. Edakkal Caves are unique; they are raw and filled with prehistoric

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Bedse Caves

Something that has been standing for 2,300 years, against rain, storm, wild wind and traveler invasion, tells stories while you are enchanted by it. The determination and artistic of the creator of these ancient buddhist caves amazed me. With too little technologies and advance tools, the labors of Bedse Caves carved the one great mountain

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Bhaja Cave

When my husband turned the car off the highway to the smaller, rougher track, as the car jumped over the uneven path, it didn’t humor me. I was really skeptical about visiting another Buddhist cave since my 5 years ago visiting its brother cave, Karla cave, was not so present. I visited Karla cave 5 years ago

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Ajanta Caves

The weather has cleared up for a couple of weeks now, and we were so happy to be able to go places every weekend. This weekend we made a memorable trip to Ajanta Caves, the beautiful world heritage site just 230 km away from our home. The roads to the caves are absolutely breathtaking. We drove

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