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    Maharashtra to conserve rock-cut caves for tourism
    Daily News & Analysis
    While famous caves like Ajanta & Ellora (Aurangabad), Bhaja (Pune), Kanheri and Elephanta (Mumbai), are under the Archaeological Survey of India's (ASI) purview, the state directorate has protected around 18 smaller caves with Hindu, Buddhist and Jain ...
    Maharashtra to conserve rock-cut caves for tourism | MUMBAI ...NYOOOZ

    all 1 news articles » Posted: 14-03-2018 06:05
    How British Orientalists Were Responsible for Rediscovery of Indian History
    The Wire
    The most influential discovery was Ajanta, with its wonderful frescoes dating back to the 1st century BC. It was a young British cavalry officer who stumbled on Ajanta during a hunting expedition. He braved fierce tigers and even fiercer Bhil tribals ...

    Posted: 11-03-2018 18:02
    Ajanta relit
    Governance Now
    Imagine a jigsaw puzzle with the pieces for many areas missing. You are required to work out the missing parts, including what appears on them and the colours, and create a convincing whole. Now imagine the puzzle is a faded, discoloured fresco from ...

    Posted: 10-03-2018 11:18
    Alice Boner And The Call Of India
    The same year also saw the publication of her book on the compositional structures of Indian sacred art, based on her visits to the Ajanta and Ellora caves. “Now I am on my third adventure. The first was Indian dance. The second was Indian sacred ...

    Posted: 09-03-2018 21:16
    Buddhist cave art
    The Statesman
    Ajanta cave wall spanning murals ~ photographed and digitally colour pigment corrected ~ were on view recently at the Capital's Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts. This first time ever photographic exposition of heritage art-work, dating from ...

    Posted: 08-03-2018 03:42
    Ginger Hotels launches its first hotel in Aurangabad
    Ginger Hotels, the fastest growing brand in the budget lodging segment in India, today announced expansion of its portfolio in Maharashtra with the launch of a new hotel in Aurangabad. The move is in line with Indian Hotels Company Limited's (IHCL ...

    Posted: 02-03-2018 23:35
    Virtual reality project aimed at attracting more tourists
    Times of India
    Aashutosh Rathore said that the decision to launch the programme was taken after two separate surveys were conducted among the visitors. The visual content design will be developed based on the history of the UNESCO world heritage sites of Ajanta and ...

    and more » Posted: 24-02-2018 22:01
    Taking Swarajya Heritage Programme To The Next Level
    The story of a man, who has dedicated 27 years of his life studying and digitally restoring the vanishing artwork in Ajanta caves. 5. Report on proposed takeover of temples in Govardhan by Uttar Pradesh government. This was a brief relook at our ...

    Posted: 23-02-2018 11:21
    Deccan Odyssey carrying 80 foreign tourists arrive at Aurangabad for
    Web India 123
    On their arrival, they were transferred to the waiting tourist buses and then they left for the world famous Ellora caves, which arelocated about 35 km from here. From there, the tourists will visit other tourist attractions likethe Bibi-ka-Maqbara and ...

    and more » Posted: 22-02-2018 19:52
    The World Around Us
    The Indian Express
    Also on display is Anouck Durand's photo-novel on Robert Gill, who was sent by the East India Company for reproducing the paintings of The Ajanta Caves, which were exhibited at the Cristal Palace in Sydenham, but burned down in a fire in 1866. Other ...

    Posted: 21-02-2018 23:30