Kailash Cave Temple, Ramayana scenes

Dublin Core

Title

Kailash Cave Temple, Ramayana scenes

Subject

Religions-Hinduism; Religions-Sites; Arts-Sculpture; Arts-Literature

Description

Familiar scenes from the Indian epic, the Ramayana, cover one outer wall of the main temple. The parallel wall on the other side tells the story of the Mahabharata in carved vignettes of well-known episodes.

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

cbind0121

Coverage

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

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

1280 w x 960 h

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/a8fbc860aa5131ad1c8ed8d9eb0863e7.jpg

Citation

“Kailash Cave Temple, Ramayana scenes,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 17, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/4281.