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 temples of Khajuraho are highly decorated with beautifully carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are renowned for the sex sculptures,
sexual themes cover less than 10% of the temples walls art.
most sexual images are balanced with the non-
sexual scene panels.
The art themes cover numerous
aspects of human life and values
considered important in Hindu pantheon.