Khajuraho Group of Monuments
The temples have several thousand statues and art works. Over 90% of the art work at the temple is about daily life
and symbolic values in ancient Indian culture. The vast majority of arts depict
various aspects the everyday life, mythical stories as well as symbolic display
of various secular and spiritual values important in Hindu tradition.
The walls of the temples of Khajuraho are luxuriantly decorated with intricately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are famed for their "Kamasutra" sculptures,
sexual themes occupy less than 10% of the temples art.
most sex scene panels are balanced with the non-
The art themes cover numerous
aspects of human life and values
are important in Hindu pantheon.