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General view looking up Gridhrakuta Hill, Rajgir

Photograph of rocks and cave entrance,
Gridhrakuta hill, Rajgir, taken by Alexander. E Caddy in 1895. Two
natural caves on Gridhrakuta hill are mentioned by Hiuen Tsang, the
Chinese pilgrim, as the site of many of Buddha's sermons. It also
appears likely that he resided in these, and other caves around
Rajgir, for short periods of time. Situated in a large valley
surrounded by hills, Rajgir played…