Kolvi Caves – India

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Kolvi Caves or Kholve caves are located at Kolvi village in the state of Rajastan, India. They are carved out in laterite rock hill. This Buddhist site has stupas, chaityas containing figures of Buddha. An architectural style shows dominance of Hinayana sect in this region. The caves has statues of Buddha in the meditation and standing position.The stupas and colossal statues of Buddha are archaeologically significant.Around Kolva village similar caves have been discovered which proves existence of prosperous Buddhist civilization in the region.

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Coordinates: 24.0117092, 75.8488959

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