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
2) Erotic carvings on a wall of Khajuraho temple
3) More beautiful carvings
4) Detaile carvings showing body postures
5) Incredible detailed carvings on one of the wall
6) Some carvings are damaged with time
7) Carvings showing various position of intimacy
8) A visitor admiring the carvings
9) Carving showing love relation in a couple
10) Carving also shows some animals
11) one of the Kamasutra position
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