Trip Planner: Asia / India / Madhya Pradesh / Chhatarpur District / Khajuraho / Kandariya Mahadev Temple
The largest Hindu temple in the area, Kandariya Mahadev Temple offers a revealing insight into the history of India. Built in the shape of a cave, resembling Himalayas where it’s believed that Lord Shiva resides, it represents a true artistic masterpiece. Visit the temple and attend some of the rituals from the medieval period which you can’t see anywhere else, such as regular prayers, and group meals that represent offering a sacrifice. Take some time and look closely at the carved statues, the architecture, and fine details. Take a tour guide in case you want to learn more about history and the customs of the temple and the locals. Plan your Kandariya Mahadev Temple visit and explore what else you can see and do in Khajuraho using our Khajuraho trip maker app .
Tours to Kandariya Mahadev Temple
Private tour : Khajuraho Half Day Temple tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $34
Duration: 5 hours
Kandariya Mahadev Temple Reviews
Supper Kamasutra und vieles mehr lässt der Fantasie freien Lauf. Hoch interressant wie die Steinhauer damals gearbeitet haben. Das sollte jeder sich ansehen. Welche Arbeit. Sehr schön anzusehen. more »Supper Kamasutra and much more gives free rein to the imagination. Highly interesting as the Steinhauer worked at that time. Everyone should look at that. What work. Very nice to look at.
Excelente templo de Khajuraho, dentro de la zona oeste. De los mejores templos del complejo. Es importante visitarlo con detenimiento. more »Excellent temple of Khajuraho, within the west. Of the best temples in the complex. It is important to visit it carefully.
It's one of the temple of western group of temples in Khajuraho. Good place to visit to see the fine ancient architecture of India.
Well maintained. Must visit world Heritage.
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