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The Temples of Khajuraho, India. The Sex Sculpture, Photo

The walls of the temples of Khajuraho are richly decorated with elaborately carved sculptures. Although temples of Khajuraho are renowned for their "Kamasutra" sculptures, sexual themes are covering less than 10% of the temples sculpture. Further, most "Kamasutra" images are balanced with the non- sexual scene panels. The art themes cover numerous details of human life and values are major in Hindu pantheon. The images are arranged in a configuration to express central ideas of Hinduism. All three ideas from Āgamas are richly expressed in Khajuraho temples - Avyakta, Vyakta and Vyaktavyakta.