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 richly decorated with intricately carved sculptures.
Whereas temples of Khajuraho are illustrious for their sexual sculptures,
sexual themes are covering less than 10% of the temples walls sculpture.
most erotic scene panels are in proportional balance with the non-
The topics of wall sculpture art cover numerous
sides of human life and values
considered major in Hindu pantheon.