International Journal of Jaina Studies
Joyful Celestials: Jain Murals Of Ellora
Author: Olle Qvarnström & Niels Hammer
International Journal of Jaina Studies (Online) Vol. 17, No. 1 (2021) 1-66
This article is the outcome of two research trips to the Jain caves at Ellora, the purpose of which was to photograph the best preserved murals found there, works of art that were largely undocumented in any available literature. The article documents and portrays the best preserved paintings in detail found on the walls and ceiling of one of the smaller caves belonging to the largest Jain cave complex, the Indra Sabhā.