Lakshmi and Varaha Temple in Khajuraho
Lakshmi and Varaha Temple, Khajuraho are two small shrines that are dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The temple is one of the most beautiful and picturesque temples in the city. Apart from the Lakshmi and Varaha Temple, Madhya Pradesh, the other temples in Khajuraho are Parsavanatha Temple, Ghantai Temple, Chitragupta Temple, Chaturbhuj Temple, Vishwanath Temple, Lakshamana Temple, Adinatha Temple, Chaunsat Yogini, Matangeshwara Temple, Kandariya Mahadeo and Duladeo Temple. The greatest achievement for the beautiful city of Khajuraho is that the Khajuraho group of monuments has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
History: Lakshmi and Varaha Temple, Madhya Pradesh was built in 900-925 AD. Lakshmi and Varaha Temple, Khajuraho is undoubtedly a masterpiece work and reflects the hard work and skill that has gone into building it.
Description: Lakshmi and Varaha Temple, Khajuraho is dedicated to Vishnu in his third incarnation as Varaha, the boar. The idol in Lakshmi and Varaha Temple in Khajuraho in India is a nine feet high statue in highly polished sandstone. The surface of it is covered with 674 deities. Every year thousands of tourists from each and every corner of the world and from all over India visit this beautiful temple. This temple is one of the most visited temples in the city.