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Cenotaph ruins - Orchha (India)

A cenotaph is an "empty tomb" or a monument erected in honour of a person or group of people whose remains are elsewhere.­

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MDR 30B, Uttar Pradesh, India
Orchha (India) 16 photos

Photos taken in the village of Orchha (India).­ This village used to be an important city and it has many ruined temples and palaces.­ This is a popular destination for Hindu pilgrims.­

For more information about this place, read the Wikipedia article: en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Orchha

Photos taken during a 7-week, 7000 Km motorcycle tour across parts of India (Delhi, Rajasthan, Ladakh, Kashmir, Jammu and more) in May-June 2009.­