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The Hidden Beauty of Buddhist Cave Temples

The isolation of these temples creates an intensified spiritual connection for the visitors. The practice started in central Aisa and migrated East over time. While some places of worship use architectural height to draw attention up to the heavens, these cave temples highlight the value of spiritual treasures that lie within (Source: The Open Mind).

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Phraya Nakhon Cave: Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, Thailand

Myanmar - on the Buddha's path

Sadan Cave: Kayin State, Myanmar

Cave No, 16, Kailash Temple, Ellora, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India.

Ellora Caves: Maharashtra, India

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Datdawtaung Cave: Mandalay region, Myanmar

A man walks past Buddha images inside Ya The Byan cave

Yathae Pyan Cave: Kayin state, Myanmar

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Pindaya Caves: Pindaya, Myanmar

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Wat Tham Erawan: Nong Bua Lamphu province, Thailand

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Yungang Grottoes: Shanxi, China

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Khao Luang Cave Temple: Phetburi, Thailand