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Khajuraho Temples, a World Heritage Site

the temples at Khajuraho with their intricate carvings from the Kama Sutra, are a famous celebration of love.

The Khajuraho Group of Monuments date from around 1000 AD, when the Chandella Dynasty ruled this area. Originally there were 85 temples, of which only 22 still exist. There are both Brahman and Jain temples at the site.

The temples, a World Heritage Site are beautifully decorated on the outside: bands of sculptures surround the walls. These depict life in the time of the Chandellas.

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