Khajuraho "the Temples of Love": The erotic sculptures
Khajuraho temples are famous for their erotic arts.
The walls of the Khajuraho temples have a rich display of elaborately carved sculptures.
Although temples of Khajuraho are famed for the sex art,
sexual themes cover less than 10% of the temples walls sculpture.
most "Kamasutra" images are in proportional balance with the non-
The images are covering numerous
details of human life and values
considered important in Hindu pantheon.
The nude figure is a tradition in Western art, and has been used to express
ideals of female and male beauty and other human qualities
In the Indian and Southeast Asian
sculpture tradition nudes were frequently adorned with bracelets and jewelry
that tended to "punctuate their charms and demarcate the different parts of
their bodies much as developed musculature does in the male.
Art of Sex of Khajuraho Temples, India. Photos >>