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SPREAD OF TANTRIC VAJRAYANA IN KONKAN
AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL APPROACH
RELIGIOUS WORSHIP AND RITUALS CURRENT AMONG
10th cent 12th century A.D. 3rd cent adhisthana Aksobhya appears Archaeological Survey architectural Avalokitesvara back wall bench running Bhairava brahmanical Buddhist carved cave 29 cell central century A.D. Height Chiplun circa 10th circa 12th century circa 3rd courtyard cult image decorated deity depicting dvarasakhas eastern entrance doorway excavated Facade of cave figure five dhyani Buddhas flanked Ganesha garbha-griha Gaur lena Gorakhnath hall Hinayana holds image of Aksobhya Kanheri knee Kondivte Konkan Krishna Lalita left hand loose image lotus lozenge Mahacandarosana Maharashtra Mahayana manushi Matsyendranath mortise mudra nagabandha Nath Natha Sampradaya Natha siddha panels Natha yogi Nehru Centre octagonal pillars padmasana Panhale Panhale Kaji Panhale Natha siddha parapet pedestal pilasters placed plain lalata-bimba platform portion Pranalaka rectangular niche right hand rock rock-cut Saiva sakhas Sampradaya sculptured panels Shri shrine Siva socket stupa Survey of India tantra tantric tantric Vajrayana temple vajra Vajrayana verandah wears western side western wall wooden