A short drive away is a beautifully carved stone cave temple. Dedicated to Krishna, it tells a story of a great flood when Krishna saved a village by lifting a mountain to protect them from torrential rain. The people and animals have life-like expressions despite being carved from stone.
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Finally, there is Arjuna's Penance, another story depicted as a base relief. A collection of snakes, elephants and a whole host of characters with Arjuna at the centre, it is a tale from the Mahabharata which is vividly interpreted. Stonemasons still practise their art around the town, making statues for temples that are exported all over India and overseas. Take some time to observe their craft and you will gain a better appreciation of the monuments.