Notes on the Geography of Peninsular India: Ellora (Hindu): Photo 33
The doorway leads to a hypostyle hall, its 16 columns supporting the immense weight of the stone above. Remember that this, too, is all the result of excavating the rock from around these pillars, not moving the pillars into place or assembling them here.
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