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Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

The Khajuraho Group of Monuments is a group of Hindu and Jain temples in Madhya Pradesh, India. They are one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. The temples are famous for their Nagara-style architectural symbolism and their erotic sculptures.

Most Khajuraho temples were built between 950 and 1050 CE by the Chandela dynasty. Historical records note that Khajuraho temple site had 85 temples by 12th century, spread over 20 square kilometers. Of these, only about 20 temples have survived, spread over 6 square kilometers. Of the various surviving temples, the Kandariya temple is decorated with a profusion of sculptures with intricate details, symbolism and expressiveness of ancient Indian art.

1) Khajuraho Temple

Khajuraho Temple Madhya Pradesh
Khajuraho Temple Madhya Pradesh

2)  Erotic carvings on a wall of Khajuraho temple

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

3) More beautiful carvings

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

4) Detaile carvings showing body postures

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

5) Incredible detailed carvings on one of the wall

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

6) Some carvings are damaged with time

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

7) Carvings showing various position of intimacy

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

8) A visitor admiring the carvings

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

9) Carving showing love relation in a couple

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

10) Carving also shows some animals

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

11) one of the Kamasutra position

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

12) Beauty……

Khajuraho Temple's erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings
Khajuraho Temple’s erotic sculptures and Beautiful carvings

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