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Khajuraho Group of Monuments
India

Khajuraho is a famous tourist and archaeological site known for its sculptured temples dedicated to Shiva, Vishnu, and Jain patriarchs. There are different opinions on why temples were decorated with sexually explicit sculptures. One group argues that the old kings lived in obscene luxury and that they used these for excitement. Another group thinks that it was part of sexual education in ancient India. Anyway here is a view of some its temples from the gardens.

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Uploaded: 05/05/2010
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Tags: khajuraho; monuments; archaeological; sculptured; temples; india
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