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Beauty beyond the ages - Khajuraho Temples

Recently I read somewhere that "If we were meant to stay in one place, we'd have roots instead of feet".  Travelling a new place is more than covering distances and finding those things you never knew you were looking for. More than a quarter of all people in the world belong to eastern religions, which include Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism, and Taoism. All over East Asia, we will find 5000+ and 1000 years old Hindu/Buddhist temple. India is the land of 64 crores God and Goddesses, with a multitude of holy cities and shrines of spiritual Gurus to a motorcycle. The Khajuraho temples have been surviving for 1000 of years and famous for its ancient temples that depict some of the finest art in the world. Khajuraho was the capital of the Chandela dynasty, who from the 9th to 11th century developed a larger realm. Khajuraho extended over 21sq km and contained 85 temples built from 950 to 1050 centuries. The building activity started almost immediately after the rise of