Parvati Temple, Khajuraho

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Parvati Temple is a temple dedicated to the goddess Parvati, consort of Shiva.This structure is one of the monument among Khajuraho Group of Monuments, a World Heritage Site in India.LocationThe temple is located in the Western Group of Temple Complex Khajuraho. Inside the temple complex, it is located south-west to Vishvanath Temple.Khajuraho is a small village in Chattarpur District of Madhya Pradesh, India.ArchitectureIt has heavily restored small sanctum. The porch is completely lost and of the sanctum only the plinth has survived.The arch above sanctum door depicts sculpture of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. Also numerous erotic sculptures of couples can be seen on the front wall (on the side of sanctum door.The side and back walls do not have any sculptures.
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  • Khajuraho is a small town, not many people, and it is the cleanest place we experienced in India. What famous here is the sex temple, which can be divided into 3 groups, the western group of temples (...  more »
  • The Parvati temple is part of a set of temples in a park of several hectares. This is one of the last built and mix the Hindu in its upper part and Islamic architecture in its lower part. Only the outside has some merit, the inside is empty. Take the time to turn around
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  • Khajuraho group Ruins Park. More know nothing about, but its appearance is different from other temples in the Cretaceous, photogenic and a nail biter I image.
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