Kailash Cave Temple, Bhagiratha's Penance

Dublin Core

Title

Kailash Cave Temple, Bhagiratha's Penance

Subject

Religions-Hinduism; Religions-Figures; Religions-Sites; Arts-Sculpture

Description

This wall sculpture tells the story of Bhagiratha who practiced penance for eons to purify the sins of his ancestors.

Date

2003-01

Contributor

Benton, Cathy
Lake Forest College

Rights

Copyright: April 2003 Cathy Benton. Images and content on this site are available for educational and research purposes, provided due recognition is given to the author. Transmission or reproduction of protected items beyond fair use requires the written permission of the photographer.

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

cbind0111

Coverage

India
Maharashtra (state), Ellora (inhabited place)
1075244

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

960 w x 1280 h

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/6992dca5283c1b8383838d511e9d8772.jpg

Citation

“Kailash Cave Temple, Bhagiratha's Penance,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 15, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/4271.