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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
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
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
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
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.
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
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 it may even require half a day at each temple, but in case you just see the sculpture and move on then you can cover all western group temples in half a day. Enjoy.....
C S Sharma