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    MTDC uses pics of foreign sites, people to sell state tourism
    Pune Mirror
    Clearly not savouring the make-belief world of advertising, he ranted, “Lakhs of tourists visit famous sites in the state, such as Ajanta-Ellora caves, beaches and waterfalls. Why do the authorities not use pictures of the real spots? I have demanded ...

    Posted: 19-09-2018 02:32
    MSRDC, WII to help protect wildlife on Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway
    Outlook India
    It will also connect some of the most renowned tourist destinations like Sewagram Ashram, Lonar Lake & Crater, Daulatabad Fort, Bibi Ka Maqbara, Ajanta Caves, Trimbakeshwar, Pandavleni Caves, the famed vineyards of Nashik and Shirdi.

    and more » Posted: 18-09-2018 20:32
    Future weave
    Pune Mirror
    The sculpture of the reclining Buddha in the Parinirvana scene of Ajanta's Cave 26, most likely depicts him on a charpoy, according to the scholar, Walter M. Spink. “It is one those things that gets missed because the focus is on the image of the ...

    Posted: 16-09-2018 08:36
    अजंता-एलोरा की गुफाएं बनेंगी बौद्ध टूरिस्ट हॉटस्पॉट
    नवभारत टाइम्स
    महाराष्ट्र में बौद्ध पर्यटन को बढ़ावा देने के लिए राज्य सरकार काफी प्रयास कर रही है पिछले महीने ही राज्य सरकार ने केन्द्र सरकार के पर्यटन मंत्रालय के साथ मिलकर इंटरनैशनल बुद्धिस्ट कॉनक्लेव ...

    Posted: 13-09-2018 15:43
    India redoubles efforts for Buddhist tourism promotion
    Daily Mirror
    Ajanta Caves are well featured along the circuit. In fact, it is established that ancient artists who worked on Sigiriya paintings in Sri Lanka and Mogoa Grottoes in Dunhuang, China have drawn on from Ajanta paintings. In India, there are more than ...
    Buddhism and India – The Child Returns Home . . . ?Buddhistdoor Global

    all 3 news articles » Posted: 07-09-2018 07:46
    India and Cambodia: Bound by faith
    Khmer Times
    Aside from Bodhgaya in Bihar, India also boasts the presence of other sacred Buddhist sites in Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh – Ajanta Caves, Ellora Caves, Nalanda and Dhamek Stupa to name a few. These places, where Buddha walked, preached and ...

    Posted: 07-09-2018 00:42
    Know Your Monument: Ellora Caves
    The Indian Express
    The rock-cut Ajanta and Ellora Caves (often visited together) are not only a popular tourist destination in central India, but are an important part of India's religious and architectural heritage. But what makes the 34 rock-cut caves of Ellora ...

    Posted: 04-09-2018 17:33
    बौद्ध और जैन धर्म के बारे में बहुत कुछ बताती हैं अजंता-एलोरा की गुफाएं
    नवभारत टाइम्स
    महाराष्ट्र के औरंगाबाद जिले में स्थित अजंता और एलोरा की गुफाएं वैसे तो एक दूसरे से 100 किलोमीटर की दूरी पर स्थित हैं, लेकिन अपने सौन्दर्यशास्त्र और महत्ता की वजह से इन दोनों का नाम हमेशा ...

    Posted: 03-09-2018 13:38
    Tracing Buddha's Path
    Khmer Times
    But it is believed that the caves were built in two phases starting around 200 BC, with the second group of caves built around 600 AD. The Ajanta Caves were used by Buddhist monks as prayer halls and monasteries for about nine centuries before they ...

    Posted: 30-08-2018 23:49
    Photography Ban May Soon be Lifted in Howrah Bridge, You Can Click Pictures of the Iconic Structure in Kolkata
    LatestLY
    Kolkata, August 30: You may soon be able to click pictures of the iconic Howrah Bridge in Kolkata, which is one of the most photographed structures for many around the world, and an essential part of the city's skyline, according to a Times of India ...

    and more » Posted: 30-08-2018 14:16