Chaitya Hall
Haitya Hall was built between 50 and 70 AD in India. Unlike many other buildings that were built atop of or at least out of stone and earth, Chaitya Hall was built into a hill, carved and sculpted out of the rock itself and enhanced wooden timbers that so that the hall is modeled after earlier temples made from wood and bamboo.

It is the pinnacle of temple building in this style and is still a well preserved cave temple today, making a popular tourist site. Chaitya Hall was b...


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