We live in a hyper-connected world where information travels around the world within seconds. We’re connected to our friends, our family and work through mobile networks and social media. Whenever something happens that’s of interest to us, we know about it within minutes if not seconds. And the world was so different in the olden times right? Well have another look at the picture below and you may want to change your mind. Doesn’t the person on the right look like they’re on the phone?
I took this photograph when I recently visited the Ajantha Caves (near Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India). This is from Cave 26 which is probably the cave with the most exquisite sculptures and architectural detailing in the entire complex. More about Cave 26 another day!