Quandary Mahâdeva Temple interior
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Panoramabillede af Edward Oest EXPERT Taget 15:59, 16/06/2012 - Views loading...

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Quandary Mahâdeva Temple interior

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The Kandariyâ Mahâdeva Temple is part of a temple complex in Khajururaho, Madly Predesh, India. It was built in 1050AD. It is covered with over 900 erotic figures. The temple is dedicated to Shiva.

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A: Khajuraho, Shaivite Temple, Lady and Lion

Af Roger Berry, 30 meter væk

Khajuraho is a famous tourist and archaeological site known for its sculptured temples dedicated to S...

Khajuraho, Shaivite Temple, Lady and Lion

B: Khajuraho Group of Monuments

Af Roger Berry, 90 meter væk

Khajuraho is a famous tourist and archaeological site known for its sculptured temples dedicated to S...

Khajuraho Group of Monuments

C: Lakshmana Temple, Southern Side Sculptures

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The Lakshmana is famous for the explicitely sexual carvings on the southern side of the temple, altho...

Lakshmana Temple, Southern Side Sculptures

D: Varaha Temple, Khajuraho. Inside View

Af Roger Berry, 290 meter væk

The Varaha Temple is dedicated to Vishnu in his third incarnation as Varaha, the boar. Inside the ido...

Varaha Temple, Khajuraho. Inside View

E: Khajuraho, Shivsager Tank, Evening Pray

Af Roger Berry, 340 meter væk

The Shivsager tank (Shiv Sagar tank) plays an important part in the ritual life of Khajuraho village....

Khajuraho, Shivsager Tank, Evening Pray

F: Orchha Palace

Af Pavel Suprun, 139.8 km væk

Orchha Palace

Orchha Palace

G: Court yard in the Raja Mahal Palace at Orchha

Af Michael Maniezzo, 140.3 km væk

The interior court yard in the Raja Mahal Palace at Orchha, Madhya Pradesh, India. They were preparin...

Court yard in the Raja Mahal Palace at Orchha

H: first time

Af Кирилл Михайлов, 186.1 km væk

first time

I: Hall 10, IIT Kanpur

Af Bikash Garai, 186.4 km væk

Hall 10, IIT Kanpur

J: Tribhedi

Af Farid Ahsan, 187.1 km væk

Tribedhi ka kamra

Tribhedi

Dette panorama blev taget i India, Asia

Dette er et overblik over Asia

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Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

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