Elephanta Island or Gharapuri (is a small village on the south side of the island) meaning ‘the city of caves’, is located 11 km east of Apollo Bunder at Mumbai and can be reached by a ferry from the Gateway of India.
The exquisite island located in the Arabian Sea
The Elephanta caves is a network of rock cut architecture caves, hewn from solid basalt rock and consists of important sculptures, art historians have dated the caves in the range of late 5th to late 8th century AD.
I visited this place to display its richness before the world through my photography skill.
A stone relic at its facade
The sighting of Moon at around 4 o’clock in the evening
An open-air basking area
The colours of its foliage
You & Me – Two Lovebirds
To be continued – Elephanta Caves in Series: Pillars of strength