The khajuraho temple site resides in the vindhya range of mountains in central india according to ancient legend, the hindu lord shiva, and other gods took pleasure in the visiting the striking mountain formation in the kalinjar area set amidst local hills and river khajuraho is the centermost place of the. Myths, legends and interpretations behind the erotic sculptures of khajuraho which are just 10% of the overall carvings in the temples. The khajuraho temples in madhya pradesh are amongst the most beautiful medieval monuments in india originally a group of 85, they are the largest group of hindu and jain temples in the world, although only about 25 of them remain today a unesco world heritage site, they have awed generations. The temples at khajuraho were built during the chandella dynasty, which reached its apogee between 950 and 1050 only about 20 temples remain they fall into three distinct groups and belong to two different religions – hinduism and jainism they strike a perfect balance between architecture and sculpture the temple.
Khajuraho temples in madhya pradesh is one of the uniquest and captivating temples in india and around the world here's what you need to know about them. English: glossary for the architecture of the khajuraho temples on the example of the kandariya mahadeo temple français : termes utilisés dans l'architecture des temples de khajuraho sur l'exemple du temple de kandariya mahadeva date, unknown date source, own creation author, tangopaso. Khajuraho temples is land of moon situated in middle of india & heart of madhya pradesh & airport also located in small town & surrouded by the chatarpur mountain is a tourist place so that surrouded by hotels , shops, restaurants. Situated nearly 50 kilometres away from chhatarpur city of madhya pradesh, there lies a cluster of temples, famously called the khajuraho temples this site is considered by some as an embodiment of human imagination, history, architecture, heritage, love and passion khajuraho is not only a unesco world heritage.
If you want more video subscribe this channel and don't forget to like & comment → subscribe - → google+ - ue9teq → fac. Khajuraho temples (in madhya pradesh) are among the most beautiful medieval monuments in the country these temples were built by the chandella rulers between ad 900 and 1130 it was the golden period of chandella rulers it is presumed that every chandella ruler has built at least one temple in. The khajuraho monuments were built over a period of 100 years from 950 to 1050 during the rule of the hindu dynasty of the chandela rajputs of india most of the temples of the complex were built during the rule of the chandela kings yashovarman and dhanga king ganda built the largest and the most impressive of the.
Khajuraho in india has over 20 temples abounding in erotic sculptures plan your trip to these special temples with our khajuraho travel guide. One of the most celebrated manifestations of indian architecture is to be found in a group of temples at khajuraho in central india situated a hundred miles south- east of the town of jhansi in the modern-day state of madhya pradesh, these temples are over thirty in number these temples, unlike many others in central or. Khajuraho ( kharjuravahaka under chandela dynasty from ad 831 to ad 1315.
The group of khajuraho temples added as a world heritage monuments in unesco heritage lists.
In the erotic sculptures of khajuraho, the distinction between the sacred and the profane is dissolved eroticism is not regarded profane but a sacred measure of the divine khajuraho, where each caress lasts a century a sculpture at the khajuraho temples credit: ross burton/flickr cc by-nc-nd 20. Bajrang sena members approach police against the sale of kamasutra books inside the khajuraho temples, say such things are not allowed on the sacred premises. The khajuraho temples mark the highest development of indian architecture design the sculptures represented at khajuraho include the cult images, parivara devatas (family deities), apsaras or sura-sundaris, secular & animal sculptures can be seen at kandariya madadeva temple which displays tall.