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Address: Western Temples, Khajuraho, India

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Absolute wonder of architecture and craftsmanship. Do not forget to read up on these topics. The details can absorb you for months if you wish.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Bhopal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Absolute wonder of architecture and craftsmanship. Do not forget to read up on these topics. The details can absorb you for months if you wish.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you take a guide & request him to explain the statutes & architecture of this temple alone, it will be the same as seeing the rest of 22 temples at Khajuraho..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Kandariya mahadev temples is the longest of nearby temples of Khajuraho...a good killing light and sound show can be seen here in the evening time..in the voice of Mr. Amitabh Bachhan.

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Narsinghpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Kandariya mahadev temple Shivling and pindi is so much old and length og Pindi is 18 Feet long and it is too much different from all other Shivling.

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Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

all temples are together.it is best if you visit early in the morning. its a photographers dream to shoot.

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Delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

An amazing piece of architecture and filled with intricately designed erotic sculptures. Usually filled with western tourists though domestic tourists are on the rise. Would happily recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Kandariya Mahadev temple is one of the best temples---but please visit khajuraho from october to february---september and march april may be opt but not beyond april because weather is too hot here---thanks----SUMER SINGH SARAN---

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Pune
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The KM Temple lies in the obviously overlooked & mostly ignored part of Khajurao - but that's an injustice. These Jain temples tell a completely different tale - without the erotica - so they tend to get sidelined. But they are very impressive and should not be dismissed casually - plan a visit. It's worth it!

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

the huge temple complex is a wonder . the symmetry and the perfect matched corners! wondered how they had constructed those beautiful temples and how had they hoisted the stone slabs that high!!

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a magnificent Temple, standing gracefully, at the Western group of Temples at Khajuraho. Very intricately carved structures, mainly subject being Kamasutra. You can see lots of statues which represent sex. You can also see the sculpture of a lady wearing a sari (very well, carved), a lady wearing her jewellery etc. There are statues of Ganesha, Elephants etc,... More 

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Address: Western Temples, Khajuraho, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Madhya Pradesh  >  Khajuraho

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