Sunday, July 26, 2015

Rock-cut architecture in Africa and Asia

Rock-hewn monuments from North African, East African, West Asian and South Asian civilizations:
Temple entrance in Egypt
Abu Simbel Temple (photo by Than217)
Bet Medhane Alem church in Ethiopia
Bet Medhane Alem church (photo by Julien_Demade)
Mada'in Saleh in Saudi Arabia
Mada'in Saleh" (photo by SammySix)
Ellora Caves in India
Cave 21 at Ellora (photo by Nandanupadhyay)
Naqsh-e-Rustam in Iran
Detail of Naqsh-e Rustam (photo by Pastaitaken)
Click on thumbnails to view images on wikipedia.