Sanchi – The devil is in the details

The stupas at Sanchi is another testament to the quality and craftsmanship of  Indian artisans. Stupa one is the most dominant of all the Stupas on the hillock with four gates leading to it.

 

The carvings are intricate and to the learned eyes it portrays scenes from the life of the Buddha.

Let’s take a look:

 

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