Elephanta Caves

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Elephanta Caves

These caves are believed to date back to the 9th century. They are filled with statues of Hindu dieties.

The ‘City of Caves’ contains a magnificent collection of rock art linked to the cult of Shiva.
the 'City of Caves', on an island in the Sea of Oman close to Bombay, contains a collection of rock art linked to the cult of Shiva. Here, Indian art has found one of its most perfect expressions, particularly the huge high reliefs in the main cave.

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  • If you are planning to go in summer's please carry umbrella, as it is very hot and humid during day time. Be aware of the monkeys as they snatches the food or carry bags from your hands. Keep the area clean and help to save the most ancient place by getting dirty.
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