A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock
A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock
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Indian art conservation project uses nanotechnology to preserve ancient Ajanta Caves painting

  • An image of an ancient mural – part of work that dates back two millennia – has been converted to special film and deposited in the Arctic World Archive
  • Initially photographed by Indian art historian Benoy Behl in the early 1990s, it is potentially the first of many of his Ajanta photos destined for the archive

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A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock
A painting from the Ajanta Caves. Photo: Shutterstock
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