Devi Jagadambi Temple
|Devi Jagdambi Temple|
Devi Jagdambi temple at Khajuraho
|Proper name||Devi Jagdambi Temple (Jatakari Temple)|
|Devanagari||देवी जगदम्बी (जगदम्बा)मंदिर|
|Primary deity||Parvati (previously Vishnu)|
|Number of temples||1|
|History and governance|
|Date built||Circa A.D.1000-25|
The temples of Khajuraho were built by the rulers of the Chandella dynasty between the 10th and the 12th centuries.
Devi Jagadambika temple, in a group to the north, is one of the most finely decorated temples at Khajuraho, with numerous erotic carvings. Three bands of carvings encircle the body of the temple. In the sanctum is an enormous image of the goddess Devi.
- "Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) - Devi Jagdambi Temple". Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). Retrieved 21 March 2012.
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- "Jagadambika temple". Retrieved 2006-09-22.[dead link]
- Archaeological Survey of India, Bhopal Division, Index Page for Khajuraho - Chhatarpur
- Archaeological Survey of India, Bhopal Division, Javari Temple, Khajuraho
- Photo of temple
- Large photo of carvings
- Naga Queens photo
- Photo of Bhairava
- Photo Vishnu and Lakshmi
- Photos of the temple
- M.P. Tourism Website, Official Website of Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Corporation, Khajuraho
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