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All reviews dedicated to lord shiva western group kandariya mahadev beautiful sculptures architectural beauty indian architecture stone carvings outer walls mind blowing inner sanctum thousand years must visit place sound and light show cave temple himalayas spire
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Best maintained monument in Khajurao. Majestic height. Beautifully carved sculpures.It takes about 30 to 60 minutes to see in detail the temple. One of the most photographed temple in Khajuraho.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent architecture and sculptures which are so alive. Must see Do take a guide for explaining The details in the sculptures is mind blowing.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful temple. No doubt it is widely considered to be the most beautiful temple in Khajuraho. Provides an insight into the Hindu traditions and way of life. Do hire a govt approved guide to understand the meanings of sculptures and the architecture of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went there with our guide and he showed us all the important monuments near the western temple. we liked all the places.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent temple in Khajuraho, sculptures are mind blowing , amazing how many years these temples are surviving in excellent condition.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

This temple is a masterpiece of architecture. Each and every corner is so intricately carved out in those 10th-11th century. It's beauty and preservation can give you feeling that it might be from much newer. Loved to hang around in the temple complex.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Beautiful temple where you can spend an hour watching the sculptures. Lakshmana and Kandariya Mahadeva are the biggest temples and have the most intricate work done.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Walls are full of sculptures of animals and human figures. The animals are either ornamental or they are part of day to day life of the depicted human beings _ men, women, children.Various activities of a humans daily life are depicted in these sculptures -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Grandest of the temples in Khajuraho. Structure represents mountain ranges (The Himalayas) and the interiors as caves (Kandra in Hindi). Well maintained. Must visit place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I had visited this temple last month and this is known as one of the largest and biggest tenples of Khajuraho. Maintained by the Archaeological survey of India this is one of the tourist attraction in Khajuraho. Beautiful in it's own way, the sunset when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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May 28, 2018|
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Response from CsSharma | Reviewed this property |
Dear Usha H, Kandariya Mahadev temple is one of the important temple among western group of temples. More than six temples including this temple are located at one place. If you like to study the sculptures thoroughly, then... More
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