Khajuraho – Caves with a difference
The Khajuraho –Group of Monuments
is a gathering of Hindu and Jain sanctuaries in Madhya Pradesh, India, around 175 kilometers southeast of Jhansi. They are one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. Basically situated in Jhansi, the Khajuraho group of sanctuaries were fabricated together yet were devoted to two religions, Hinduism and Jainism, proposing a convention of acknowledgment and regard for differing religious perspectives among Hindus and Jains in the locale of Jhansi.
The Khajuraho gathering of landmarks was worked amid the Rajput Chandela dynasty. The Khajuraho sanctuaries
were worked around 35 miles from the medieval city of Mahoba. Until the twelfth century, Khajuraho was under Hindu rulers and highlighted 85 sanctuaries. Focal India was seized by Delhi Sultanate in thirteenth century. Under Muslim manage, a few sanctuaries were decimated and the rest left in disregard. Remains of some old sanctuaries (Ghantai sanctuary) are as yet obvious. Later they were rediscovered in 1830.
Places to Visit
Kandariya Mahadev Temple
Worked around 1025-1050 AD, this sanctuary oozes glory and artfulness in its design. With lovely frescos of ladies in different stances decorating the dividers of this sanctuary, this place is a standout amongst the most staggering Tourist destinations in Khajuraho.
Devi Jagdamba Temple
At first worked as a Vishnu sanctuary, the Devi Jagdamba Sanctuary has perfectly cut suggestive figures. The Garba Griha houses a shocking model of the Goddess of the Universe. The sanctuary additionally houses an excellent picture of Goddess Parvati, with the picture of Mithuna.
This is a Jain temple
dedicated to the Jain God Tirthankar. With stunning etched figures, including yakshis this is a standout amongst the most delightful main sanctuaries in Madhya Pradesh.
You can likewise also visit and enjoy the Khajuraho dance celebration
and light show sorted out in the downtown area.
- Make sure to keep a map handy, as the temples are very similar to each other in the Khajuraho caves.
- Always ensure to keep a water bottle handy, as the location is dry and humid and the area of Khajuraho location is vast.
Khajuraho Tour Packages
Kanha Bandhavgarh Tours
Duration : 9 Day(s) / 8 Night(s)
Destination Covered : Delhi - Jabalpur - Kanha - Bandhavgarh – Kahjuraho - Varanasi
North India & Nepal Tour – Discover India With Nepal
Duration : 14 Day(s) / 13 Night(s)
Destination Covered : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Kathmandu
Classical India Tour
Duration : 10 Night(s) / 11 Day(s)
Destination Covered : Delhi - Varanasi - Khajuraho - Jhansi – Agra - Jaipur – Jodhpur – Udaipur