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Viswanath Temple

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Chhatarpur District, Khajuraho 471606, India
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The oldest Temple..

This is the oldest temple in the Western Group of Temples and can be called as the inspiration for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
anjan s
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Raipur, India
Oldest in the premises

The Viswanatha temple was the first built of the Western group of temples in the Chandela dynasty... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Karthik R
,
Chennai, India
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Chhatarpur District, Khajuraho 471606, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the oldest temple in the Western Group of Temples and can be called as the inspiration for other Temples that were built later...The temple has lots of erotic sculptures...

Thank anjan s
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Viswanatha temple was the first built of the Western group of temples in the Chandela dynasty. This has some great sculptures, ornamental ceilings and hangings.

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is the finest temple monuments dedicated to Lord Shiva. You can see all sort of status and carving in entire temple. Must see place

Thank Naresh J
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is also n the western group complex almost towards the end of the park visit. Beautiful temple with great sculptures.

Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My wife and I visited the Vishvanatha temple during a tour of the UNESCO World Heritage western group of temples in Khajuraho. It is one of the three largest temples in the group and is very similar to the others, so is less crowded and...More

Thank Richard_Harpum
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Splendid architecture! take your time to explore the temples of western, eastern and southern groups.

Thank ApekshaJP
Reviewed 23 June 2016

one of the oldest temple in group, awesome work & architecture , still mesmerism us & give thought how they have built this at that time

Thank goooing
Reviewed 10 March 2016

This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is against the backdrop of this temple that the dances at the Khajuraho Dance Festival are set. The temple has the Shivling & also his vehicle Nandi. An image of his consort (Durga) is also depicted. Unfortunately,...More

Thank prpa
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The temple is undergoing renovation and so movement around is rather restricted. The scaffolding prevents a good view of the sculpting. Pay attention to the elephant on the right as you climb the flight of steps to ascend the plinth. The mahout mourns while the...More

Thank MakCha
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The wonderful carvings on the walls of this temple steals the heart of all the visitors. Presently, the temple is undergoing repairs.

Thank Bikash B
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