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  • 1. IndianArchitectureMughalArchitectureHindu temple British-Indian Buddhist cave architecture Architecture architecture

2. Ajanta and Ellora caves serve as examples of ancient rock-cut cave temples.The caves are renowned for the paintings they harbour, which usually depict Buddhist art or the jataka tales. 3. Mughals brought with them their own style of architecturecharacterised by the elaborately designed tombs. The epitome ofMughal architecture is the Taj Mahal. 4. Colourful and intricately designed sculptures at Meenakshi Amman temple of Madurai. 5. The living root bridges ofMeghalaya: Ideal examples ofsustainable architecture.