Khajuraho is one of the most popular tourist spots in Madhya Pradesh. It is famous for its ancient temples that depict some of the finest art in the world.
Built between 950-1050 AD by the Chandela Dynasty, these temples depict various forms like meditation, spiritual teachings, kinship, wrestling, royalty, and most significantly, erotic art. The temples consist of stunning displays of fine sculptures and exceptional architectural skills, making them one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India.
Based on their geographical location, the temples are categorized into three groups: Eastern, Western, and Southern. Beautiful, intricate, and expressive, the sculptures of the Khajuraho temples will leave you in awe and wonder.
Other Sightseeing Places:
• Panna National Park:
Panna is home to more than 200 species of birds like king Vulture and hawk-eagle to name a few. One can also spot mighty cats like tigers and leopards along with the sloth bears, chinkaras, nilgais, etc.
• Devi Jagdamba Temple
It is one of the most prominent temples wit very fine sculptures visible over three bands of carvings.
• Kandariya Mahadev Temple
The largest and beautiful temple consisting of 872 spectacular statues.
• Parsavnath Ji Temple
The largest of the Jain Temples, this well-preserved structure is famous for its exceptional construction and intricate sculptures.
• Chitragupta temple
One of the most unique, this temple has beautiful depictions of hunting and elephant fights.
• Brahma Temple
The Brahma Temple has a unique pyramid-shaped roof that carries the five manifestations of Shiva.a composite image of his powers and potentialities.
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