Ajanta Caves - Elaborately Carved Masterpieces
Published at : 03 Nov 2021
Caves were the earliest shelters for human habitation. It was thus natural that humans subsequently copied and created elaborate cave systems like the Ajanta Caves. Perhaps one of the most recognized architectural structure of it’s kind in the world.
This episode explores the architectural masterpiece and the science behind it. The human spirit that chiselled this basalt mountain with hand made tools. And the aesthetics that survived the ravages of time.