directly below a row of buddhas, on the lintel of the doorway, is a row of eight mithunas, or loving couples (cave 2). file:\”alexander visits the sage plato in his mountain cave\”, folio from. cave 6 (no iii c-48) \u2013 this shelter contains beautifully depicted natural looking animal paintings in white color besides there are figures of dancers . aurangabad_-_ajanta_caves_cave 2, showing the extensive paint loss of many areas. photographer: boegly grazia. cave no 19. head of bodhisattva. amrita sher-gill: haldi grinders. cave 1 (no iii f-23) \u2013 this shelter is about 20 m high and overhanging rock is balanced on a narrow base this shelter has seen major excavations carried . cave 10 (no iii c-29) \u2013 on the inside wall to the left there are depictions of a bird on a tree (shown here in picture), a swordsman, a deer and eight . have a close look at the paintings have you seen these paintings any where ? may be you have seen the similar designs in saris many vendors have copied .