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 the Khajuraho temples are richly decorated with elaborately carved sculptures.
Whereas temples of Khajuraho are illustrious for the sex sculptures,
sexual themes make up less than 10% of the temples sculpture.
most sexual images are in proportional balance with the non-
The topics of wall arts cover numerous
details of human life and values
considered major in Hindu pantheon.