Category:Barabar Caves

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The Barabar Caves are the oldest surviving rock-cut caves in India, dating from the Mauryan period (322–185 BCE), and all of them with Ashokan inscriptions, located in the Jehanabad district of Bihar, India, 18 km north of Gaya. These caves are situated in the twin hills of Barabar and Nagarjuni, dating back to the 3rd century BC.25°00′47″N 85°03′07″E / 25.01306°N 85.05194°E / 25.01306; 85.05194

Barabar Caves 
rock-cut caves in Bihar, India
Sudama and Lomas Rishi Caves at Barabar, Bihar, 1870.jpg
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Cuevas de Barabar (es); বারাবার গুহাসমূহ (bn); Grottes de Barabar (fr); Барабарские пещеры (ru); बराबर लेणी (mr); Barabar-Höhlen (de); ବରାବର ଗୁମ୍ଫା (or); Shpellat Barabar (sq); Cavernas de Marabar (pt); Барабарські печери (uk); 婆罗巴岩 (zh-cn); 婆羅巴巖 (zh-hant); बराबर गुफाएँ (hi); బరాబర్ గుహలు (te); Barabar (ca); Barabar Caves (en); बराबर गुफाएं (bho); 婆罗巴岩 (zh-hans); பராபர் குகைகள் (ta) rock-cut caves in Bihar, India (en); Höhle in Indien (de); archeologische vindplaats in India (nl)


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