Of all the caves in India, nearly 80% of the caves exist in Maharashtra. All these caves prove to be a cultural heritage of Maharashtra, we need to know its purpose and architecture in ancient period by visiting them.
Ajanta, Ellora and Gharapuri caves are much known to all and are often visited by foreigners too. But there also are some small and unique caves dispersed in various parts of Maharashtra of which we have hardly heard or read. This book consists of many such caves very rare and worth visiting. Majority of caves are found on various forts, hill stations, hills, valleys and are known only to the localities.
Author P. K. Ghanekar describes all the vital information related to the caves in Maharashtra in this book covering the facts like the features of caves, types, purpose, caves as an art, classification of caves found in Maharashtra and various caves located in Maharashtra as to how are they accessible nearest big city, dimensions of the features in it along with the history related to the particular cave.