Joyful Celestials. Jain Murals of Ellora

Olle Qvarnström, Niels Hammer

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This article is the outcome of two research trips to the Jain caves at Ellora, the purpose of which was to photograph the best preserved murals found there, works of art that were largely undocumented in any available literature. The article documents and portrays the best preserved paintings in detail found on the walls and ceiling of one of the smaller caves belonging to the largest Jain cave complex, the Indra Sabhā.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-66
Number of pages66
JournalInternational Journal of Jaina Studies
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2021 Mar 5

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • History of Religions
  • Arts

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