JAIN TIRTHAKAR STATUES. Photo by DR.Mohan Sharma — National Geographic Your Shot

Photograph of rock-cut sculptures of Jain Tirthankaras in Gwalior, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections, taken by an unknown photographer in the 1880s. Large sculptures of Jain Tirthankharas, or saviours, dating between the 7th and the 15th centuries, are cut into the rocks along the steep sides of the road leading up to the Urwahi Gate of Gwalior Fort, on the western side of the plateau

Source: JAIN TIRTHAKAR STATUES. Photo by DR.Mohan Sharma — National Geographic Your Shot