UNESCO World Heritage site : Kandariya Mahadev temple, Khajuraho (Digitized negative) ©Anupam

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UNESCO World Heritage Site : The largest and grandest temple of Khajuraho is the immortal Kandariya Mahadeva which is attributed to king Ganda (AD 1017-29) The main spire or shikhara rises 31m to depict Mount Kailash, the Himalayan mountain abode of Shiva and is surrounded by 84 miniature spires.

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Anton Trötscher on December 11, 2012

Hi Anupam! O, those many architectural wonders which India has to offer! Your panoramio collection is a real treasure box which I enjoy so much! Many friendly greetings, dear Anupam! Anton Trötscher

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  • Uploaded on January 29, 2012
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    by Anupam Mukherjee
    • Taken on 2011/08/07 00:00:00