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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was another part of the western complex but if you go to the temple on the right from the front you will have much easier access. The entire area has such beauty but this complex with the two major temples together was very special....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, what can be said about these magnificent & wonderful temples, an example of the master class of the artisans of their time ! The western group of temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is an architectural wonder and one must see them to appreciate...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shashialabur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kandariya Mahadeva temple or the temple to the 'Great God of the Cave' was built during the reign of Vidyadhara a Chandela ruler between 1025-1050 AD. Shiva is the chief deity of the temple. This temple is one of the most magnificent of all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chow69
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 January 1, 2019 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
Thank verbartic
Reviewed December 30, 2018 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 December 26, 2018

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 December 19, 2018 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
Thank KoleyA
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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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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