The temples at Khajuraho (The Common date Palm : Khajura, lends it's name to the place) were built during the Chandella dynasty, which reached its apogee between 950 and 1050. Only about 20 temples remain; they fall into three distinct groups and belong to two different religions – Hinduism and Jainism. They strike a perfect balance between architecture and sculpture.
The Temple of Kandariya (aka Kandariya Mahadev Temple, meaning "The great God of the cave" ) decorated with a profusion of sculptures that are among the greatest masterpieces of Indian art and architecture.
Besides visiting the group of monuments, one could also indulge themselves in the following,
- Visit Raneh Falls
- Museum For Tribal And Folk Art
- Archaeology Museum of Khajuraho
- Day Trip to Panna National Park
Best time to visit Khajuraho is from October to February.
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