Khajuraho "the Temples of Love". Kandariya Mahadeva temple
The Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, meaning "the Great God of the Cave", is the
largest and most ornate Hindu temple in Khajuraho. It
is one of the best examples of temples preserved from the medieval period in
Erotic sculptures on the external walls of the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple
The walls of all Khajuraho temples are prodigally decorated with elaborately carved sculptures.
Whilst Khajuraho temples are famous for their erotic art,
sexual themes cover less than 10% of the temples walls art.
most "Kamasutra" images are balanced with the non-
The arts cover numerous
facets of human life and values
considered important in Hindu pantheon.