The Kailasanatha temple and Cave 15 at Ellora

Fjordi Mulla explains the collaboration between generations of kings to excavate the Kailasanatha temple
Nali Byrd explains how to read the building as a chronogram.
Camila Loke discusses the parallels this narrative implies between kings and gods
Gabby Yates explains how Cave 15 could work for Jaina worship and then be adapted for Hindu worship.
Resting on the bridge that leads to the temple interior. Kailasanatha temple, Ellora.
The 8 matrika goddesses attended by Siva (L) and the elephant-headed Ganesha (R)

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