Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum

Ahmedabad (Amdavad)

Part of the LD Institute of Indology, this museum houses a gorgeous collection of ancient and medieval Indian art treasures, including Buddhist, Hindu and Jain deities in stone, marble and bronze, 75,000 Jain manuscripts and some priceless miniature paintings. A 6th-century sandstone carving from Madhya Pradesh is the oldest-known carved image of the god Rama.

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