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View of Rauza from cave temple of Jagannath Sabha, Cave 33, Ellora - 1849

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June 30, 1849
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Bahadur Shah II 1837–1857

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View of Rauza from cave temple of Jagannath Sabha, Cave 33, Ellora - 1849 Wash drawing of Rauza from the cave temple of Jagannath Sabha by an anonymous artist in 1849. This is one of 83 drawings (78 folios) mainly of landscapes and antiquities in the northern Deccan, made during a tour chiefly to Ellora, Rauza, Daulatabad, Aurangabad and Ajanta between September and November 1849. A few sketches were made later, e.g. 1853. Rauza or Khuldabad, meaning Heavenly Abode is an old walled town in Maharashtra famous for its onion-domed tombs. The town is of religious significance to Muslims as the Emperor Aurangzeb (reigned 1658-1707) is interred here, together with other members of his dynasty and several Muslim saints. Once an important and prosperous town, the site is considered to be a hallowed burial ground. Copyright: The British Library Board

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