- a village in S central India: important Hindu archaeological site.
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There are thirty-four distinct rock-temples at Ellora, near Aurangabad, in India.Chatterbox, 1905.</p>
The Caves of Ellora, however, are the greatest and most notable.Seven Legs Across the Seas
No such sculpture, however, is mentioned in the detailed account of the Ellora caves by Dr. Burgess.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official
I pass over the wonderful Caves of Ellora, for, marvellous as they are, they are fully described in guide-books.Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life</p>
Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
Daniels magnificent work on the celebrated temple of Ellora, hewn in the solid rock, interested me uncommonly.Tour in England, Ireland, and France, in the years 1826, 1827, 1828 and 1829.