Rock & Cave Paintings near Kalinjar Fort

The region has witness of million years old History & culture which has been recorded through study of preserved or protected reading material or by the exploration of archaeological sites. Like wise, rock art study enables us to record social, political, religious occurrence of the older time when writing on animal hide& bark was not known to man, precisely script was not developed. Thus, expression of thought traveled through the medium of symbols.

Rock arts are the chief source to know about our lost civilization. Depiction on rocks is the symbolic narration of what felt & seen in surroundings by the artist. Scenes of hunting tells us that agriculture was not known to them hunting tells us that agriculture was not known to them, scenes of war shows the system of kingship prevalence, scenes of taming the animals narrates that man of those time started using animals in their mode of transport and many more are worth to visit.

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