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Kandariya Mahadev Temple

Western Temples, Khajuraho, India
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Western Temples, Khajuraho, India
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"dedicated to lord shiva"
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"western group"
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"beautiful sculptures"
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"mahadev temple"
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"thousand years"
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"world heritage site"
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"sound and light show"
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"cave"
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"architecture"
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"symmetry"
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"complex"
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"life"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful and well preserved temple in western temple group in Khajuraho. Though, I have few comments to make: 1) ASI is doing excellent job in preserving these temples, but cement slabs alone will not do their job! 2) Couldn’t find any...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ther temple is just awesome. one of the best temples built by the Chandela dynasty.we went in summer. The weather was oppressive but we enjoyed the trip very much

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kandariya Mahadev Temple does not require a review. I am writing to just highlight the splendid management of the place visited daily by thousands of Indian and foreign tourists. Be it the parking, the gift shop, the Audio Compass, the amenities, the cleanliness etc. the...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

I went to Kandariya Mahadev Temple. The dark and plain inner sanctum symbolizes a womb, and it houses a linga and all the principal objects of worship in all Shiv temples. It is great place to go.

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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

must see in Khajuraho. entry is like cave .as called kandaria mahadev.it in western group dedicated to lord shiva

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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

I am a big fan of lord mahadev and i have been reading about this temple since school days. It was a feast for the days. It is so impressively built that i was left in awe. Must visit.

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This is one of the place not to be missed during Khajuraho visit. Amazing Architectural beauty is witnessed, enjoy the sound and light show

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Reviewed May 29, 2018

This temple situated in western group of temple.It is fabulous architecture and dedicated to Lord Shiva almighty of Hindu God.

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

beautiful n amazing sculpture. its very difficult to express in words. one should see to appreciate its unique beauty. great artists of our country about whom we are proud of made it possible. every sculpture is very cute

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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

One of the must see things before you die. Khajuraho temples are the epitome of Indian art and symbolic of the great talent the artisans had here. Beautiful and mesmerising

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Usha H
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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गौतम सा प
August 24, 2016|
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Response from rukja | Reviewed this property |
Cost for full day is 1750 in total. You will be able to cover all the groups of Khajuraho temples / monuments.
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