Located in the state of Madhya Pradesh, Khajuraho derives its name from the Hindi word 'khajur' meaning date palm, the quaint little temple town of Khajuraho. It is quite famous throughout the world for its medieval Hindu temples and more often for its erotic sculptures. The Temples of Khajuraho are already listed in the World Heritage Sites as well as being considered in the list of Seven Wonders of the World. The most salient features of these temples are the beautiful sculptures on the outer walls that arouse a feeling of erotica. Currently, out of 85 temples, only 22 survived the ravages of time.
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Swedish massage is the most common and best known type of massage in the West. It can be slow and gentle, or vigorous and bracing, depending on the personal style of therapists. Strong and stimulating movements effectively ease a tired aching back and limbs to leave you energized and refreshed.
This massage therapy is performed with highly concentrated plant oils, known as essential oils, added to the massage oil and lotion.
Deep Tissue massage is a type of massage therapy that focuses on the realignment of muscle layers and connective tissues. This type of massage helps in relieving the chronic pains and contracted areas such as stiff neck, upper back, low back pain and sore shoulders.
The Light and Sound Show organized on the Western Group of temples speaks volumes about the life and times of the Great Chandela Kings. The 90-minute fascinating show traces the story of the unique temples from the 10th century to the present day. Amitabh Bachchan, the biggest of Bollywood stars, narrates the tale of these magnificent temples and his majestic voice attributes a special effect to the show. The show is organized by the tourism department, which is not just entertaining but informative as well.
Shopping in Khajuraho can turn out to be an exciting experience if you know where and what to shop. The ace craftsman of Khajuraho has developed a knack of producing exquisite handicrafts and handlooms. Textile weaving is a major craft in Khajuraho. While shopping in Khajuraho, one can purchase a variety of saris and other ethnic Indian wear.