AJANTA CAVE PAINTINGS
the many-splendoured delights of Ajanta compiled by Subramanian Swaminathan
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Humour

The royal household is immersed in a religious discourse by Bodhisattva.

Here is shown a servant stealing fruits. And a servant-maid has noticed the mischief.
Champeyya Jataka, Cave 1
On the pedastal of Goddess Hariti is shown a class-room. While the students in the front rows are attentive to the teacher, the backbenchers are enjoying themselves by chasing a ram!
Hariti shrine, Cave 2

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