of Aurangabad, the fortress of Daulatabad,
Ajanta Caves and the Cave Temples of Ellora
is a city in the state of Maharashtra. The caves of Ajanta,
located in the middle of a crescent valley in the Deccan Plateau,
of 30 rock-hewn Buddhist caves cut vertically in the volcanic basalt
rock from 200 BC - 200 AD. The Cave Temples of Ellora consists of
magnificent Buddhist, Hindu and Jain caves, hewn out of the solid
of Charandari hill from 600 - 1000 AD.