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List of travel related articles on Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.
Where food is concerned, most of Khajuraho’s restaurants seem to cater mainly to its foreign tourists. These restaurants offer varied cuisines, Italian and Korean being the most common. Madhu and I were in no mood to try these.
Lakshmana Temple, dedicated to Vishnu, was built by the Chandela Ruler Yashovarma. It is part of the Western Group of Temples.
Khajuraho Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site, are known for its sculptured temples dedicated to Shiva, Vishnu, and Jain patriarchs.
The Southern group of Khajuraho temples consists of only two temples – Dhuladeo and Chaturbhuj. The Chaturbhuja Temple is the only temple in Khajuraho, which lacks erotic sculptures.
The temples of the Eastern Group includes a few Jain temples, which are still in worship and contain sculptures & carved doorways from older ruined temples of the area.
A detailed photo feature on the magnificent Western Group of Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Lakshmana Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, is one of the most magnificent temples.
The temples are spread around Khajuraho in 3 major groups based on their location. The western group is the largest and the best, and it is this cluster that has been listed as a world heritage site.