Khajuraho "the Temples of Love". Kandariya Mahadeva temple
The Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, meaning "the Great God of the Cave", is the
largest and most ornate Hindu temple in Khajuraho. It
is one of the best examples of temples preserved from the medieval period in
Erotic sculptures on the external walls of the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple
The walls of the Khajuraho temples are prodigally decorated with elaborately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are renowned for their sexual sculptures,
sexual themes cover less than 10% of the temples walls sculpture.
most sex scene panels are in balance with the non-
The art themes cover numerous
details of human life and values
are major in Hindu pantheon.