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 Khajuraho temples are luxuriantly decorated with elaborately carved sculptures.
Whilst Khajuraho temples are famous for their erotic art,
sexual themes make up less than 10% of the temples art.
most "Kamasutra" images are in proportional balance with the non-
The arts cover numerous
sides of human life and values
considered major in Hindu pantheon.