The is located at the end of the paved trail connecting the caves, starting from Cave 1. Looks like this was in the initial phase of excavation. The cave site is a bit rough to trek and explore.
This marks the last of the caves in this hill. There are two more caves (Cave 6 and Cave 7), located on the hill across the raven. These are not usually included in the tour itinerary.
Despite the noisy crowd you may encounter inside main cave in Elephanta , this image of Lord Shiva with his closed eyelids and in a deep contemplating attitude would be the most satisfying piece of art you would ever see in India.Rather this is the highest watermark of medieval Indian art tradition.