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Type: Sculpture (115)

State Location (District) Monument
Andhra Pradesh Hemavati (Anantapur)Group of sculptures
Andhra Pradesh Biccavolu (East Godavari)Monolithic Ganesh Image
Andhra Pradesh Buddam (Guntur)Sculpture discovered within the revenue limit
Andhra Pradesh Pullareddigudem (Guntur)Sculpture and carvings on ancient mound
Assam Guwahati (Kamrup)Carvings, inscriptions and pillar on Urbasi island
Assam Guwahati (Kamrup)Rock-cut sculpture of Vishnu, Surya, Ganesa, Devi, known as Vishnu Janardan
Assam Kamakhya Hill (Kamrup)Dancing Bhairava, Ganesa, Narakasura, Bhairavi, Miniature shrine, Stone Gateway
Assam Tezpur (Sonitpur)Sculptures in the Chummery compound
Bihar Patharghatta (Bhagalpur)Rock sculptures
Bihar Guneri (Gaya)Sculpture collected in a shed
Bihar Kurisarai (Gaya)Hindu sculpture on the south and east faces of boulders of Kauwadol Hill
Bihar Kurisarai (Gaya)Hindu sculptures on an isolated round boulder near Kauwadol Hill
Bihar Kurisarai (Gaya)Hindu sculpture on the north-east faces of some rocks of Kauwadol Hill
Bihar Kurisarai (Gaya)Hindu sculptures on each side of an isolated boulder east of Kauwadol Hill
Bihar Kurisarai (Gaya)Colossal statue of Buddha, loose sculptures and 13 sand stone pillars
Bihar Ghejan (Jehanabad)Ancient Buddhist image and sculptures collected in a shed
Bihar Jagdishpur (Nalanda)Statue of Buddha
Bihar Datiana (Patna)Sculpture
Chhatisgarh Barsoor (Bastar)Ancient sculpture in Danteswari Temple
Chhatisgarh Barsoor (Bastar)Ganesh statue
Delhi Outside Kashmiri Gate (North Delhi)Nicholson statue, platform, gardens, paths and enclosure wall
Karnataka Hampi (Bellary)Monolithic Bull
Karnataka Krishnapuram (Bellary)Narasimha Statue
Karnataka Badami (Bijapur)Sculptures on the rock behind the Bhutanatha group of temples
Karnataka Sravanabelgola (Hassan)Gomatesvara Statue
Karnataka Kumati (Karnataka)Prehistoric Anthropomorphic Figure
Karnataka Karkal (Udupi)Jaina statue of Gomateswara
Karnataka Hosur (Uttara Kannada)Carved stones near the temple of the Gramadeva
Madhya Pradesh Thubon (Ashok Nagar)Loose sculptures
Madhya Pradesh Kherat (Bhind)Open Air Museum
Madhya Pradesh Khajuraho (Chhatarpur)Colossal statue of Shri Hanuman
Madhya Pradesh Phutera tank (Damoh)Sculptures at Phutera tank
Madhya Pradesh Gwalior Fort (Gwalior)Rock-cut Jaina colossi
Madhya Pradesh Karanpur (Jabalpur)Varaha Near Karitalai
Madhya Pradesh Karanpur (Jabalpur)Images of Varaha, Shiva, Hindu/Jain dieties on four moundsand under Bargad tree
Madhya Pradesh Karitalai (Jabalpur)Matsya and Kurmi images known as Kachha Maccha
Madhya Pradesh Panagarh (Jabalpur)Large Vishnu Varaha sculpture
Madhya Pradesh Ghansor (Seoni)Jain image nown as Nagababa and broken stone images and architectural pieces
Madhya Pradesh Surwaya (Shivpuri)Open Air Museum
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Annapurna
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Bhim
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Fish
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Ganga
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Ganapati
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Hanuman
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Kali
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Mahadeva
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Nandi
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Ravana
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Snake
Maharashtra Chandrapur (Chandrapur)Lalpeth monoliths Tortoise
Maharashtra Parel village (Mumbai)Monolithic bas relief depicting Siva
Maharashtra Mahalung (Sholapur)Mahadev Stones
Maharashtra Vada (Thane)Carved Stones
Orissa Rasol (Angul)Rock-cut Vishnu
Orissa Bandareswar (Cuttack)Ruins of the Buddhist temples and images
Orissa Jajpur (Cuttack)Sculpture houses in sub-divisional quarters: Chamunda, Indrani, Kali, Varahi
Orissa Jajpur (Cuttack)Three Buddhist images
Orissa Naltigiri, Lalitagiri (Cuttack)Ruins of Buddhist temples and images
Orissa Ratnagiri (Cuttack)Hill containing sculptures and images
Orissa Saranga (Dhenkanal)Anant Sayi Vishnu
Rajasthan Noh (Bharatpur)Colossal image of Yaksha
Rajasthan Khera (Tonk)Hathi Bhata
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Arjuna Penance or Descent of the Ganges
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Eight Stone images on a Platform known as the Seven Pidaris
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Huge Stone Figures Of Lion, Elephant , And Bull
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Krishnas Butter Ball
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Large Unfinished Rock Sculpture Similar To Arjuna Penance
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Mahishasura Rock Standing In The Sea To The North Of Shore Temple
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Rock Cut Sculpture showing a Group Of Elephants, Monkey And Peacock
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Stone Sculpture Representing The Group Of Elephants, Monkeys
Tamil Nadu Mamallapuram (Kanchipuram)Two Small-Carved Rocks To The South Of The Shore Temple
Tamil Nadu Kalluthu (Madurai)Jain Statues, Rock Inscription and Panchapandava Beds On The Hill
Tamil Nadu Karadipatti (Madurai)Rock Cut Bas Relief and Beds And A Mutilated Jain Stone Image
Tamil Nadu Keelakuilkudy (Madurai)Rock Cut Bas Relief of Jain Images with inscription In Samanar Malai
Tamil Nadu Kilaiyur Kilavalavu (Madurai)Panchapandava Bed, Jain Statues, and Brahmi and Vatteluttu Malai Inscription
Tamil Nadu Jayankonda (Perumbalur)Granite Jaina Statue
Tamil Nadu Jayankonda (Perumbalur)Jain Statue called Paluppar
Tamil Nadu Alangudipatti (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara image
Tamil Nadu Alathur (Pudukkottai)Jain image
Tamil Nadu Annavasal (Pudukkottai)Two Jain Tirthankara Images in a Coconut Plantation
Tamil Nadu Irumbanadu (Pudukkottai)Stone idols of Ganesa and Anjaneya
Tamil Nadu Kannangarakudi (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara Image
Tamil Nadu Madarapatti (Pudukkottai)Idols In The Southern Bund Of Teppakulam Or Urani
Tamil Nadu Marudur (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara Ayyanar And Devi Idols
Tamil Nadu Melur (Pudukkottai)Vishnu Idol
Tamil Nadu Nanjur (Pudukkottai)Jain Idol, Two Durga Idols, a Vishnu Idol and an inscribed stone slab
Tamil Nadu Nathampannai (Pudukkottai)Jain image and inscription to the south of it on the summit of Sadayaparai
Tamil Nadu Poyyamanai And Virudupatti (Pudukkottai)Dolmens and Ayyanar Images
Tamil Nadu Sembattur (Pudukkottai)Jain Mound, Jain Images, other idols and lion pillars
Tamil Nadu Sengirai (Pudukkottai)Vishnu And Sridevi Idols
Tamil Nadu Tekkatur (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara Image seated on a pedestal to the east of the Bund
Tamil Nadu Tiruppur (Pudukkottai)Jain Image in watershed of Pudukulam
Tamil Nadu Valavambatti (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara Image And Inscribed Stone
Tamil Nadu Veerakkudy (Pudukkottai)Jain Tirthankara Image
Tamil Nadu Puliyur (Pudukottai)Jaina Thirthankara Image
Tamil Nadu Vallimalai (Vellore)Jain Sculpture And Inscription
Tamil Nadu Sirukadambur (Villupuram)24 Tirthankaras, Standing Nude Figure, and inscriptions on Tirunathankunru
Uttar Pradesh Deora (Allahabad)Standing figure of Buddha Asvaghosha worshipped as Srigari Devi
Uttar Pradesh Fatehpur (Fatehpur)Antiquities around the Pillar of Mahipaladeva in the Town Hall Municipal Garden
Uttar Pradesh Saidpur (Ghazipur)Sculpture of Varaha and Krishna with Gopis
Uttar Pradesh Jaunpur (Jaunpur)Stone sculpture of lion on an elephant on Akbari bridge
Uttar Pradesh Chandpur (Lalitpur)Varaha sculpture with inscribed column and ruined shrines
Uttar Pradesh Daulatpur (Lalitpur)Large Saptamatrika and Ganesha panel near temple Chandi
Uttar Pradesh Dhongra (Lalitpur)Sati slab showing three-headed Mahadeva and battle scenes below
Uttar Pradesh Dudhai (Lalitpur)Chhatri with Varaha sculpture
Uttar Pradesh Dudhai (Lalitpur)Rock-cut Narasimha sculpture
Uttar Pradesh Dudhai (Lalitpur)Varaha sculpture near tank
Uttar Pradesh Panduon (Lalitpur)Rock with some pre-historic sculpture along the Jamini Valley
Uttar Pradesh Bagwa (Mahoba)Chakariya Dai carving of a women with a child in her arm
Uttar Pradesh Mahoba (Mahoba)Five life-sized elephant statues
Uttar Pradesh Mahoba (Mahoba)Twenty-four rock-cut Tirthankara images and inscriptions
Uttar Pradesh Sheopur (Mirzapur)A life sized sculpted figure locally known as Sankata Devi
Uttar Pradesh Vindhyachal (Mirzapur)Fragments of sculptures on the Ganga on a chabutra at Ramgayaghat
West Bengal Sarengarh (Bankura)Mahisamardhini image under a tree

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