Mahakali Caves - Things to Know Before Visiting
Mahakali Caves Rd, Sunder Nagar, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400093, India
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About Mahakali Caves
Mahakali Caves, also known as Kondivite Caves, are centuries old and are located in the western part of the city of Mumbai in Andheri. Mahakali Caves comprise a total of nineteen rock-cut monuments, built between 1st and 6th century. The main cave consists of Buddha figures and stupas and there are several Buddha idols carved on the rocks too.
Attractions Near Mahakali Caves
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