Photo of Khajuraho temple roof and shikhara (spire)

map Road map to Khajuraho showing Jhansi, Orcha, Chhatarpur, Ghura, Panna, Satna.

One of the temples at Khajuraho in the western enclosure. Visible is a canopied window with balcony and the shikara (spire) meant to suggest a rising mountain peak. Also visible are the many sculptures covering the temple.
Photo taken by Imtiaz Dharssi during 1996.

Khajuraho Photos. © Imtiaz Dharssi
lion statue elephant sculpture
erotic sculpture