Udayagiri: Rani Gumpha (Orissa)
|Collections||Arthur Llewellyn Basham|
|Title:||Udayagiri: Rani Gumpha (Orissa)|
|Keywords:||Pre-Classical Cave Temples;Eastern Cave Temples: Khandagiri-Udayagiri;Orissa;[Rzjgir];architecture;book scan|
|Series/Report no.:||Basham Collection|
|Description:||This cave is the most remarkable, both in its dimensions and in being set out around a courtyard, Has two storeys which open into galleries, Stone veranda of the lower floor has collapsed, carrying its supporting pillars with it, Layout is like a theatre, May have served as a temple for Jaina monks, On right, on 1st floor, is a stone throne, maybe for the Superior of the Community, Outside are simple cells for monks, and rooms for preparations for the cult, [formerly IA-457, number crossed out and replaced with IA-425]|
|Other Identifiers:||ANUA 682-333|
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