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Right side of the nave, Cave XIX, Ajanta

Photograph of the right side of the nave, Cave
19, Ajanta. The thirty magnificent cave temples of Ajanta are
situated in a horse-shoe valley of the Waghora river in West India
and consist of prayer halls (chaityas) and monasteries (viharas),
built for the Buddhist community who lived there. The first group
was excavated between the 2nd - 1st century BC. After a period of
more than six centuries, t…