Khajuraho "the Temples of Love" have a rich
display of intricately carved statues
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. For example, depictions show
women putting on makeup, musicians making music, potters, farmers, and other
folks in their daily life during the medieval era. These scenes are in the outer
padas as is typical in Hindu temples.
The walls of the temples of Khajuraho are luxuriantly decorated with artfully carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are renowned for their "porno" art,
sexual themes occupy less than 10% of the temples walls sculpture.
most "porno" scene themes are balanced with the non-
The topics of wall arts cover numerous
features of human life and values
are important in Hindu pantheon.