Khajuraho’s Western Group has a fascinating collection of temples, in fact, it is regarded as the best that comprises of temples such as Kandariya Mahadeo, Devi Jagadambi Temple, ChausatH Yogini Temple, Chitragupta Temple, Varaha Temple and Vishwanath Temple.
One of the most impressive and refined temples in Khajuraho is the Kandariya Mahadeo Temple that displays over 800 sculptures. In fact, this is the most impressive temple structure as compared to the rest and it is dedicated to the Hindu deity, Shiva. Inside, in the sanctum, you can find a Shiva Linga made of marble surrounded by around 646 statues making it look spellbinding. During your visit here, you can also witness the entire yellow sandstone temple featuring the erotic sculptures and perhaps, this is the temples sole purpose, ‘to display the affection of love and the art of sex.