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a village in N Maharashtra, in W central India: caves and shrines containing Buddhist frescoes and sculptures.
Historical Examples

It contains the famous caves of Ajanta, and also the battlefield of Assaye.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8 Various

Old frescoes in the Ajanta Caves show a mother sending a gift through her child.
The Buddha Paul Carus

She has studied in the Ajanta caves the Buddhist paintings and sculptures and other monuments of Gandhra.
The Gospel of Buddha Paul Carus

Berar consists mainly of the valley lying between the Satpura range of mountains in the north and the Ajanta range in the south.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 6 Various


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