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 temples of Khajuraho are richly decorated with intricately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are famed for the sex sculptures,
sexual themes make up less than 10% of the temples walls sculpture.
most sex scene panels are in balance with the non-
The arts cover numerous
facets of human life and values
considered important in Hindu pantheon.