The Khajuraho Temples sculpture
The Khajuraho temples have several thousand statues and art
works, with Kandarya Mahadeva temple alone decorated with over 870. There is
iconographic symbolism embedded in the arts displayed in Khajuraho temples. Core
Hindu values are expressed in multitude of ways.
The walls of the temples of Khajuraho are prodigally decorated with artfully carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are famed for their "porno" art,
sexual themes cover less than 10% of the temples art.
most sex scene panels are balanced with the non-
The topics of wall sculpture art cover numerous
facets of human life and values
are major in Hindu pantheon.