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Chitragupta Temple

Rajnagar Rd, Khajuraho 471606, India
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“main idol” (2 reviews)
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Rajnagar Rd, Khajuraho 471606, India
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

one of the many temples in this city of temples full of adorable architecture and statues that keeps you in bind

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

According to the ASI, this temple is similar to 'Jagadamba' temple. The main image in the sanctum is that of Surya standing in a chariot driven by seven horses. Although it looked more like 'Suryanarayana', it is tough to make a distinction due to the...More

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

This is one of the temples in western group. the temple is dedicated to Surya. there are many carved stone sculptures

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

This is also part of the western group of temples at the for end and adjacent to Jagadambiga temple. The Sun God, Surya, standing in the Chariot drawn by seven horses can be seen in the inner sanctum. The temple walls are filled with beautiful...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

This temple is located near the Jagadambi Temple. It's popular in photographer. Carvings of sura-sundaris and couples are in erotic poses on the temple walls. Main Idol of God Surya(sun) riding a chariot, drawn by seven horses.

Thank kvs05
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

Chitragupta temple is located on the opposite end of the entrance of western group of temples. Really huge and has great architecture. One can even see kids playing in the field outside of the temple complex.

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

The Chitragupta Temple is the most talked about for obvious reasons across the world and is situated at the extreme diagonal of the premises. This temple walls are carved one of the finest sculptures and is dedicated to Lord Surya. It is quite small when...More

Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed February 3, 2017

The temple is a part of the Western group of temples at the end o the lane o the famous Kandariya temple. Beautiful temple.

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This temple is one of the top few. It has very quality carvings and some unique sexual positions. I couldn't find either the 11-headed Vishnu or the horses and chariot....so a local woman on the platform (clearly hustling for tips) showed me both with broken...More

Thank Robert L
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Reviewed December 10, 2016

This temple is distinctive in that it is one of the few Hindu temples in Northern India to be dedicated to the Sun god. There is also a carving of an 11-headed Vishnu, but I was unable to find it.

Thank flaneur40
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