The Caves have archeological siginficance as they depict 7 different
periods of history. These paintings can be divided into five major
» Upper Paleolitic - Old Stone Age
In these one can see the wild animals painted on the walls of the
caves. Huge figures of bisons, deer tigers and rihnoceroses make the
major part of these paleolithic paintings.
» Mesolithic Paintings
Here some improements can be seen in the paintings. The paintings now
are more refined with linear decorations on the body of human beings,
hunting scenes, music and dance festivals.
» Chaleolithic Period
These paintings depict the mixing up of the cave man with the
agricultural communities of the Malwa Plains.
» Early histotric
Here one can see the drawings of yaksh, tree gods and sky
chariots.Painted mainly in red and yellow these depict the riders, tunic
like dresses, scripts and religious symbols.
» Medieval Period
Geometric and schematic pictures paintings. But these paintings show
crudeness in their artistic style.
In these cave paintings the use of crude chipped stone tools has been
done in abundance along with the use of twig brushes dipped into
charcoal and plant extracts has been done here. What is most interesting
is the existence of these paintings even after such long period! Also
these paintings on the bear resemblance to the Upper Palelithic Lascaux
cave Paintings in France and Kakadu National Park in Australia.
In and Around
: A visit to Madhya Pradesh is incomplete
without seeing the Khajuraho Temples. A UNESCO World Heritage Site,
these are a must see as these depict the Medieval India in its rock cut
: In the Mandala ditrict of Madhya Pradesh is the
Kanha Wildlife Sanctuary filled with birds, tigers and leopards. If you
want to a eye to eye with the tigers, this is the best place to be in
Madhya Pradesh. There are wildlife resorts to have a comfortable stay.
» Noor Us Sabha Palace Heritage Hotel
you want to enjoy the real Indian Culture then you stay here. Noor Us
Sabha Palace Hotel has all that will give you a feeling of Madhya
Pradesh Indian Culture. From food to Culture its all here.