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Heads of several giant rock-cut statues of Tirthankaras (the great Jain teachers) in a Jain Temple - Gwalior (India)

All the Jain sculptures were defaced and castrated by Muslim armies in the 16th century, but those were restored /­ rebuilt later.­

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Jain Rock-cut Temples (India) India & Himalayas - May-June 2009
MLB Bypass Road, New Saket Nager, Maharani Laxmi Bai Colony, Lashkar, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh 474002, India