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Devi Jagdamba Temple

Devi Jagdamba Temple is among the erotic shrines located in Khajuraho, a historic town situated in the Chhatarpur District of Madhya Pradesh. It lies near the Kandariya Mahadeva Temple.

The temple enshrines a stunning image of Goddess Parvati, spouse of Lord Shiva. Initially the temple was dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Adorned images of Lord Vishnu can be seen in the panels of the temple. Its noteworthy mandapam is capped by a pyramidal roof.

Erotica found at this temple is one of the finest in Khajuraho. This temple houses Khajuraho's most talked-about image, mithuna and the sensuously carved figures.

Khajuraho Bus Station is situated in the heart of the town, about 2 km from the Khajuraho Airport. Khajuraho Railway Station, managed by the North Central Railways, is the nearest railhead.

Updated on 27th June, 2005
District: Chhatarpur
Location: Khajuraho    


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