Facts that you need to know about The Khajuraho Temple

The Khajuraho Temples – an amazing group architectural temples in central India... It is not only just a temple but has an amazing backstory... You really need to know these few facts about the Khajuraho Temples... So, read this post to know everything about it...


About 175 km from Jhansi, the temples at Khajuraho were built during the Chandella dynasty, which reached its apogee between 950 and 1050 CE. Only about 20 temples remain intact; they are divided into three spheres – Western, Eastern and Southern. They belong to two different religions – Hinduism and Jainism and strike a perfect balance between architecture and sculpture.


As per the legends, the temples had, as their gate, two golden date-palm trees. And this is how Khajuraho was derived from the word 'khajur', which means date palm.



 




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