Phugtal Monastery or Phugtal Gompa is a monastery in south-eastern Zanskar, Ladakh in northern India. Founded by Gangsem Sherap Sampo in the early century, the monastery is a unique construction built into the cliffside like a honeycomb.
Ellora caves in India.These 34 monasteries and temples were dug side by side in the wall of a high basalt cliff. Ellora, dates from A. 600 to . Its sanctuaries devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism