The beautiful state of Maharashtra houses the Kanheri Caves which are a group of rock cut monuments that form a part of the wonderful adventure destinations. Located to the north of Borivali on the western borders of Mumbai this is a lovely expanse of greenery which fills the minds of tourists with delight. Demonstrating the best of influences of the Buddhist religion, this cave has the best combination of beautiful rock cut structures.
Dating back to the first century BCE, these caves are a group of 109 caves and have been made entirely from basalt. There is a certain elegance about these structures and the cells here are raw and not overly decorated. The caves have a stone plinth, which is used as a bed. There is also a congregation hall, which has gigantic pillars made of stone, which has a stupa, and a Buddhist shrine. There [...]