Standing on a tall platform, Lakshmana Temple invites you to witness exquisite Indian architecture adorned with intricate carvings of religious deities. Dedicated to Vaikuntha Vishnu, the structure features all the elements of Hindu temple design: it has an entrance porch, a pillared outdoor hall used for public rituals, a small antechamber, and a shrine. Head inside the shrine and find a three-headed and four-armed sculpture of Vaikuntha Vishnu. Though the construction date of the temple remains unknown, historians claim that it was between 930 and 950 BCE. Make Lakshmana Temple part of your personalized Khajuraho itinerary using our Khajuraho trip itinerary planning app.
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Lakshmana Temple Reviews
Lakshmana Temple , this is also an amazing temple in Khajuraho. construction is so amazing and well maintained temple. garden is also well maintained . beautiful temple. loved it. more »
I followed the suggested route and this was the first of the Khajuraho temples that contained the famous erotic sculptures. The temple is dedicated to the four head form of Lord Vishnu, Vaikuntha... more »
Absolutely stunning temple. Rock carving is beautiful. The big rock statue of Wild boar with amazing carving.
This is the best preserved and most informative temple on the site. Dating to about 930 AD, it’s various “layers” depict to path of man from the origin of the cosmos up to (and beyond) enlightenment. An expert guide is needed to interpret all this. Avoid the sensational guidebooks that only talk about the supposedly obscene poses.
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