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Temples of Central India
Temples of Central India

The central State of Madhya Pradesh abounds in natural wealth. The Khajuraho temples in Central India attract tourists from all over the world. These temples are outstanding illustrations of the well developed Indo Aryan Nagara style of temple architecture. Madhya Pradesh is also home to two ancient pilgrimage sites Ujjain and Omkareshwar.

Khajuraho Temples.The Chandella rulers of Central India built several temples at Khajuraho. About 30 of them survive today, and are known primarily for the erotic sculpture covering the exterior walls. khaj1.jpg (20899 bytes) Ancient temples of Gwalior: The ancient city of Gwalior has an impressive fort. In Gwalior are the Sas Bahu temple, Teli Ka Mandir and the Chaturbhuj Temple.
Ujjain - Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga shrine The ancient city of Ujjain is home to the Jyotirlinga shrine of Mahakaleshwar. Omkareshwar: an island in the course of the river Narmada is home to the Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga shrine and the Amareshwar temple.


The Bhramanya Dev Temple at Unao is one of the ancient Sun Temples of India khajdet1.jpg (68579 bytes) The Madhya Pradesh Temple Index: Browse through this pointer to over one hundred temples of Orissa.