Khajuraho Group of Monuments
The temples have several thousand statues and art works. Over 90% of the art work at the temple is about daily life
and symbolic values in ancient Indian culture. 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.
The walls of all Khajuraho temples have a rich display of elaborately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are famed for their "Kamasutra" art,
sexual themes are covering less than 10% of the temples art.
most erotic scene panels are in proportional balance with the non-
The art themes cover numerous
aspects of human life and values
are major in Hindu pantheon.