The ancient Indian Undavalli caves, located in the state of Andhra Pradesh, thought to date to around the 4th-5th centuries AD. It is one of the finest examples of Indian rock-cut architecture, and carved out of solid sandsone on a hillside.
In early decades of the 20th century, the posed studio portrait of the couple post the wedding was popular (X, X). By the 1950s the post wedding couple photograph looked something like the photograph today. Almost every Indian family is likely to have a similar photograph in their albums.