Tagged: Caves


Statue of Buddha at Belum Caves

Jains and Buddhists monks were occupying the Belum Caves of Andhra Pradesh centuries ago. Many Buddhists relics were found inside the caves. Today there is a giant Buddha Statue near a hillock near the...


Belum Caves, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh

104kms from Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh are the Belum Caves. The very mention of the word ‘caves’ creates images of mountains in mind; surprisingly there were none around and in fact none in the...


The Cave Temples of Badami

Badami is a small rural town of Bagalkot district, Karnataka. When I saw the crowded narrow lanes of this town for the first time, I was finding it hard to comprehend the beautiful rock...