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Located in India, Bihar, the Jehanabad district, the oldest of the Barabar caves is dated to 261 BC to the reign of King Ashoka (273 – 232 BC). The rock is granite (quartzite gneiss) cut out of an odd outcrop.













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Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 4619 Thanos5150 05-Dec-16 00:07
Re: Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 2051 Thanos5150 20-Dec-16 06:53
Re: Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 794 eyeofhorus33 21-Dec-16 13:57
Re: Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 876 Warwick 21-Dec-16 20:55
I'm curious 559 Racho 24-Feb-17 06:58
Re: I'm curious 667 Jon Ellison 24-Feb-17 16:20
Always interesting Jon ...got another vid for you 702 Racho 24-Feb-17 19:52
Caves of Barabar, India 813 Racho 10-Feb-17 01:54
Re: Caves of Barabar, India 682 Thanos5150 10-Feb-17 02:59
Re: Caves of Barabar, India 602 Thunderbird 10-Feb-17 03:59
Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 794 Racho 10-Feb-17 06:08
Re: Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 663 Jon Ellison 10-Feb-17 12:40
Petra...in China? 537 Racho 03-Mar-17 19:47
Re: Petra...in China? 494 Jon Ellison 03-Mar-17 20:45
Re: Petra...in China? 609 Thunderbird 03-Mar-17 21:10
These ant people were all over the place 315 Racho 26-Aug-17 20:34
Re: These ant people were all over the place 527 Thunderbird 27-Aug-17 01:20
Re: Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 733 Thanos5150 10-Feb-17 17:06
Re: Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 605 Racho 10-Feb-17 18:15
Re: Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 573 Thanos5150 10-Feb-17 17:39
Re: Attribution -I don't necessarily believe 603 Thunderbird 10-Feb-17 20:29
Petrie core similarities at 9:27 min mark 602 Racho 21-Feb-17 18:53
Re: Petrie core similarities at 9:27 min mark 438 Thunderbird 21-Feb-17 21:18
Re: Petrie core similarities at 9:27 min mark 570 Jon Ellison 21-Feb-17 22:25
got a marker for reference? 441 Racho 21-Feb-17 22:34
Re: got a marker for reference? 434 Jon Ellison 21-Feb-17 23:31
Re: got a marker for reference? 457 Racho 21-Feb-17 23:40
Re: got a marker for reference? 551 Jon Ellison 22-Feb-17 00:07
Re: got a marker for reference? 521 Jon Ellison 22-Feb-17 00:25
I think we have come a long way to figuring this out 562 Racho 22-Feb-17 02:08
Re: got a marker for reference? 500 Open mind 25-Feb-17 16:06
Re: got a marker for reference? 469 Thunderbird 22-Feb-17 03:11
Re: got a marker for reference? 562 Jon Ellison 22-Feb-17 12:47
Re: got a marker for reference? 483 Jon Ellison 22-Feb-17 13:03
Re: got a marker for reference? 422 Open mind 25-Feb-17 16:12
Re: got a marker for reference? 462 Thunderbird 22-Feb-17 18:17
Re: got a marker for reference? 488 Jon Ellison 22-Feb-17 19:27
Cut marks at the 1 min mark 446 Racho 23-Feb-17 07:51
Re: Cut marks at the 1 min mark 463 Jon Ellison 23-Feb-17 10:59
Surprised by the crickets? 523 Racho 24-Feb-17 04:46
Re: Surprised by the crickets? 465 Open mind 25-Feb-17 15:59
Re: Surprised by the crickets? 424 Thunderbird 25-Feb-17 19:41
Re: Cut marks at the 1 min mark 441 Thunderbird 27-Feb-17 03:55
Stuff documentaries are made of... 421 Racho 27-Feb-17 16:40
Re: Petrie core similarities at 9:27 min mark 504 Open mind 25-Feb-17 16:03
Mod Note > Duplicate Topic Merged 552 Dr. Troglodyte 10-Feb-17 15:25
Cutting stone with sound 1929 dmatherly 27-Feb-17 21:42
You were right...very interesting video 540 Racho 28-Feb-17 06:46
Re: You were right...very interesting video 618 Thunderbird 28-Feb-17 20:17
Re: You were right...very interesting video 545 Jon Ellison 02-Mar-17 17:51
Re: Cutting stone with sound 539 Jon Ellison 28-Feb-17 10:41
Re: Cutting stone with sound 550 dmatherly 28-Feb-17 15:31
Re: Shaping limestone like clay, and the upside down steps 627 Orpheus 15-Apr-17 03:48
Re: Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 622 josan420 01-Apr-17 18:49
Great stuff Gagan...especially #6 - Karla Caves, Maharashtra 474 Racho 03-Apr-17 05:19
Re: Great stuff Gagan...especially #6 - Karla Caves, Maharashtra 585 josan420 14-Apr-17 21:17
Re: Granite Rock Architecture of Ancient India: Barabar Caves 192 Thanos5150 22-Feb-20 16:24


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