Khajuraho Sculptures, The Place of Love & Kamasutra

Have you heard about Kamasutra? What do you think about Satisfaction in Sexual intercourse? Let’s answer these questions with details. Today I m here with my new interesting blog about the famous Khajuraho Sculptures and wondering place World UNESCO heritage Khajuraho.

ALL Khajuraho Sculptures PART-1

Khajuraho is one of the famous and attractive tourist places in India. It’s situated at chhatarpur district in Madhya Pradesh, which is also an important state of India having historical places. Some people believe that this place was found by Mahatma Gandhi.  Khajuraho has the largest group of Middle Ages Hindu and Jain temples. The name Khajuraho is derived from its famous garden of dates(Khajhur)

ALL Khajuraho Sculptures PART – II

This place has many temples, now famous for its wide range of history and erotic sculptures with a unique history. Most of them were built between 950 AD to 1050 AD by the Chandela dynasty. There are many myths and stories about this place. Tourists from the whole globe visit there and enjoy its beauty and it is also an important place for history seekers. All temples mostly dedicated to Bramha, Vishnu, and Lord Shiva. Khajuraho’s famous in the world, the book was also written over Kamasutra.

So it was the intro of this place in upcoming paragraphs  I will briefly discuss its history, places to visit, the best time to reach, things to do, the lifestyle of people, stories related with this place, modes of transportation, historical temples, and many more things which will surprise your thinking about daily life.

Best Places To Visit

Kandariya Mahadev Temple

KHANDARIYA TEMPLE Khajuraho Sculptures

Kandariya Mahadev Temple is a famous place to visit and enjoy its beautiful view, it is the largest, tallest, and most historical temple of the Khajuraho. Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Many mythological sculptures attract numbers of tourists. This temple known for its caves and ceiling and pillars. The carvings depict all the four necessary pursuits of life- the Kama, Artha, Dharma, and Moksha. The sculptures include that of animals and human beings that have their significant importance. This temple opens from 6 am to 10 pm and holy Parsad served from 12 pm to 2 pm throughout the year. People from other countries have to pay a nominal amount to enter this temple.

Chaturbhuj Temple

This temple recognized by its beautiful historic places for the UNESCO sites list. It is also an attractive place for tourists, who wish to explore the unique side of the Country. Chaturbhuj Temple built by King Madhukar during the period of 15558 to 1573. This temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Rama. Local people believed that Lord Vishnu with four hands is the reason why this is known as Chaturbhuj.  This temple made up of specific ancient stones that attract many tourists around the globe.  Anyone can visit there from October to February.

Bhagwan Parshwanath Digamber  Jain Mandir

It is the largest Jain temple among all the temples presents there. The architecture of this place is so eye-catchy which mainly attracts many religious persons who love to visit ancient temples. It is a great and peaceful place to observe its beauty.

Devi  Jagadamba Temple

Devi  Jagadamba Temple also known as Jagadambika Temple it is located between rulers of Chandela. This temple dedicated to the Lord Vishnu and some people believe that Mata kali is an image of Parvati.  Devi  Jagadamba Temple is small in height. Moreover, the ancient sculptures at this place represent the different positions during intercourse. Each carve has a different symbol of love and satisfaction.

Lakshmana Temple

laxmana Temple all Khajuraho Sculptures

Lakshmana temple is the main attraction of tourists because it is an excellent example of Nagara Style Hindu temple architecture. This temple built by the Chandella Kings. Religious people love to visit there because they want to know about history.

Light and Sound Show

STORY ABOUT Khajuraho Sculptures & TEMPLES

This show conducted in the Western Group of Khajuraho temples complex. This Place is a famous tourist point because this show attracts the number of people around this area. Foreigners also like to opt to visit there and enjoy its beautiful view. It depicts the history, significance of these unique temples of Khajuraho. People also like to watch the traditional dance of this place as well as its beauty.

Mahadev  Temple

This temple is located at the banks of the Khurau Nala. It is the one of most shrines of its beautiful views. This temple also is known as Kunwar Math and dedicated to the Hindu Lord Shiva. Tourists like to enjoy its beautiful carvings of Lord Shiva and his spouse. This temple remains open throughout the year.

Parsvanath Temple

Temple constructed during 960 A.D. during the region of the Chandela kingdom. This temple dedicated to Adinatha, this temple is one of the finest monuments of Khajuraho. This temple also is known as the Sahara temple. The exterior of the temple is also eye-catchy. The sculptures of this temple have specific types of satisfaction on their faces, as well as they, show the true means of sex. According to the myths, intercourse is very important to the kings of this period.

Vishwanath Temple

Vishwanath temple is the famous Hindu temple in Khajuraho, dedicated to Lord Shiva, who is known as Vishwanath. This temple and Lakshmana temple both have similar unique architectural styles. Many sculptures represent the true meaning of love and sex. People love to watch these sculptures without any fear of restriction because it is an important part of everyone’s life. This temple remains open throughout the year. Apart from that these sculptures also show the daily lifestyles of people like applying sindoor at their forehead, playing a flute, dancing, admiring themselves in a mirror, etc.

Lakshmi Temple

This temple dedicated to the Hindu goddess Lakhsmi, its not quite big but this temple is famous for its history and significant sculptures. It is located on the opposite side of the Lakshmana Temple. There are only 10 INR entry fees to visit there. This temple also remains open all week from 5 am to 12 pm.

Javari Temple

Javari temple has its respect in nearby peoples. dedicated to Lord Vishnu. This temple has many sculptures of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva on the walls. It is one of the beautiful temples in India, people from different origins come there for its beauty. Javari Temple represents the construction at the times of 1075 AD, the sculptures of men and women in different positions represents the symbol of love. Some people believe that it was taboo that people have open-minded to do anything they want.

State Museum of Tribal and Folk Art

This place is ideal for history lovers, it includes the picture, sculptures, and folk arts of the diverse history of Khajuraho. People like to visit there with their friends and family to gain a lot of knowledge related history of Khajuraho. There are over  500 antiques of jewelry, masks, terracotta objects, metal crafts, and Bamboo items in this museum. It is such a nice place to visit and explore its beauty.

Khajuraho Dance Festival

The Khajuraho Dance Festival is the famous festival of this place, which represents the traditional dance forms as well as classical dance forms. At the beginning of the spring season, this festival is organized and visitors from all globe attend this beautiful festival both in traditional form and classical forms of dance. The best-known dance of India is performed there.

Varaha Temple

This temple is well known for its religious history. People believe that Varaha is the third Avatar of Lord Vishnu. It is located in a small village of Khajuraho. This temple is dedicated to Lord Varaha as a purely animal form. The architecture of this temple is simple and clear.

Apart from these places, there are many other interesting places in Khajuraho where anyone can visit like Ranch Falls, Adinath Temple, Matangeshwar Temple, etc. Let’s move to the mythological stories related to this place.

Mythological Story About This Place

Hemvati was the beautiful woman of this place. One day she was bathing in a pool and the moon god was swooned by her beauty. The Moon-god turns into a child, namely Chandravarman. Then the beautiful woman distressed and the child immediately grows up and becomes the great king. Then nobody knows what was happened but after some time Hemvati passed away and her son saw her in dreams and she asked in a dream to construct the Temple.

Best Time to Visit

Well, all done, Khajuraho tourist points remain open through the year so you can visit anytime and observe its beauty. The best time to enjoy your trip is between October to February because that weather remains pleasant and you can visit every place.

If you want to explore the lifestyle of people living there than you can visit between march to June at that time spring season starts and the weather remains cool.


Modes of Transportation:- As it is a famous tourist point so many modes of transportation are available like public transport, lorries, Trains, Auto, etc. You can also visit there on your private vehicles.

Overall, there are no words to describe its beauty and different position sculptures. Once you will visit there that you will become a fan of this place. Guys how the blog shared this with your friends and tell them about this erotic and virtual place.


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