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 temples of Khajuraho are highly decorated with elaborately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are renowned for their "Kamasutra" art,
sexual themes make up less than 10% of the temples art.
most "Kamasutra" images are in balance with the non-
The images are covering numerous
details of human life and values
considered major in Hindu pantheon.