Prehistoric cave and rock paintings

Jogimara Cave, India

Jogimara Cave, Sita Bengra Cave

Jogimara Cave, Sita Bengra Cave Wonder   In short Although India is a country of miracles and surprises, Jogimara Cave and Sita Bengra Cave is miracle even by Indian standards. Together with the nearby Sita Bengra cave it forms 2,300 years old performance stage – one of the oldest theatres in the world. Interior of Jogimara …

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Scene of Samava-sarvana, Sittanavasal

Sittanavasal Cave (Chithannavasal Cave) and Eladipattam

Sittanavasal Cave (Chithannavasal Cave) and Eladipattam Wonder   In short Some of the best cave paintings of medieval India are located in Sittanavasal Cave in Tamil Nadu. This rock-cut Jain monastery contains artwork comparable to famous murals in Ajanta Caves and Bagh Caves. Paintings were made in frescoe technique. Rating 46.3% GPS coordinates 10.4544 N 78.7247 …

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Ravan Chhaya rock shelter near Sitabinji

Ravan Chhaya rock shelter near Sitabinji Wonder   In short There is an unsightly gap between two giant boulders near Sitabinji – a small village with an exciting history, named after the Sita stream flowing nearby. This shelter is the famous Ravan Chhaya (or Ravana Chhaya) – natural shelter which contains unique artwork – some 1,300 …

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