The Khajuraho Temples sculpture
The Khajuraho temples have several thousand statues and art
works, with Kandarya Mahadeva temple alone decorated with over 870. There is
iconographic symbolism embedded in the arts displayed in Khajuraho temples. Core
Hindu values are expressed in multitude of ways.
The Khajuraho temples are luxuriantly decorated with art carved sculptures.
Whereas temples of Khajuraho are illustrious for their "porno" sculptures,
sexual themes occupy less than 10% of the temples walls art.
most erotic scene panels are in proportional balance with the non-
The topics of wall arts cover numerous
aspects of human life and values
are major in Hindu pantheon.