You read it correct!!! This vav was built a thousand years ago but it was excavated just 34 years ago. This fact will amaze you, given the unparalleled quality of work done on the sidewalls and the structure of this stepwell. RANI KI VAV DESERVES THE UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE TAG A BIG TIME.
The dus avatars & the Solah-shrinagar!
Most of the sculptures are in devotion to Vishnu, in the forms of Dus-Avatars Kalki, Rama, Mahisasurmardini, Narsinh, Vaman, Varahi and others representing their return to the world. Nagkanya, Yogini beautiful women - Apsara showcasing 16 different styles of make-up to look more attractive called Solah-shringar