Khajuraho is also included in the “seven wonders” of India. It is also listed among UNESCO World heritage sites. Khajuraho has the largest group of temples carved with erotic sculptures.
Built between 950 to 1050 AD the sheer confrontational nature of these carvings shows a stark paradox with the conventional Indian ideals about eroticism, leaving everybody spellbound. Khajuraho temple was built by the Chandela rulers.
Khajuraho is an ancient city known for its magnificent temples and intricate sculptures located in the Chattarpur district of Madhya Pradesh. The top tourist attractions in Khajuraho are Khajuraho Temple, Lakshmana Temple, Panna National Park, Ajaigarh Fort, and ASI Museum Khajuraho.
Khajuraho temple was built of sandstones joined together by using the tenon and mortise joint technique. The temple stones are held together by these precise joints with the support of the earth’s gravity force only.
Khajuraho is a worthily visited place with dozens of glorious temples with their stones skillfully carved with erotic art of the Medieval era along with their stunning architecture.
Explore & Experience in Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh–
- Devi Jagadambi temple
- Paravati temple
- Vamana temple
- Varaha temple
- Kandariya Mahadeva temple
- Chaturbuj Temple
- Lakshman temple
- Dulhadev Temple
- Parsvanath Temple
- Chausath Yogini Temple
- Raneh Falls