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Sculptures of Mandapa, a shrine in a separate cave of the complex | Elephanta | 印度

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: Elephanta Caves, 印度

View of the main cave with two guardians sculpted out at a lingam shrine in the background | Elephanta Caves | 印度Column with elephant and dvarapala in the background | Elephanta Caves | 印度Ardhanarishvara Shiva sculpted in the southern wall of the main cave | Elephanta Caves | 印度Side view of the three-faced bust of Mahesh Murti: the faces representing creation and preservation | Elephanta Caves | 印度Linga shrine entrance with two dvarapalas on guard | Elephanta Caves | 印度Close-up of Mahesh-Murti-Shiva, a three-faced bust representing Shiva as the Supreme Being | Elephanta Caves | 印度Close-up of Ganesh, sculpted at the side of Shiva Dancing | Elephanta Caves | 印度Remains of a sculpture of a dvarapala, a doorkeeper, at the entrance of a linga shrine in the main cave | Elephanta Caves | 印度Shrine in the main cave with sculptures on all sides | Elephanta Caves | 印度The vast columns in the main cave | Elephanta Caves | 印度Nataraja, the King of Dancers, in a corner of the main cave | Elephanta Caves | 印度Side view of the sculptures in the Mandapa | Elephanta Caves | 印度Fragment of the sculptures of Gangadhara Shiva, or Shiva carrying the Ganges river | Elephanta Caves | 印度The columns in the main hall | Elephanta Caves | 印度The entrance to one of the caves of Elephanta from the East Court | Elephanta Caves | 印度

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