Published: 08.06.2011
Updated: 17.12.2012

Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh, India

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is a village in in Chhatarpur District of Madhya Pradesh. The ancient temple complex nearby, including the Jain Temples at Khajuraho, is one of the most popular temple sites in India. The name Khajuraho, ancient "Kharjuravāhaka", is derived from the Sanskrit words kharjura, which means "date palm" and vāhaka, which denotes "one who carries".


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