"Sound & Light Show" in Khajuraho

The 10th & 11th century Khajuraho Group of Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a portrait of the Chandela dynasy’s patronage for meditation, spirituality, kinship, royalty & most significantly, erotic art.

Experience Extraordinaire

The “Sound & Light Show” at Khajuraho is a recommended evening activity for tourists which showcases in 50 minute the journey of Chandravarman, the great Chandela king and the history, facts and myths of Khajuraho temples efficiently.

It is organized in the premises of the Western Group of Temples. A state-of-the art technical display of multi coloured laser lights offers a spectacular experience for the tourists. An extremely superior acoustics enhances this experience.

This event enhances one’s knowledge about these temples. Khajuraho Light & Sound Show is organized on a daily basis usually after dusk.

The “Sound & Light Show” at Khajuraho, organized by Madhya Pradesh Tourism Department is conducted in the garden of the Western Group of Temples daily. 

More so over, an enigmatic narration by Amitabh Bachchan makes this show more glorifying.The Khajuraho Sound & Light Show is organized all days of the week.

However, in the last week of Feb, when the Khajuraho Dance Festival is organized, the Sound & Light Show is discontinued as the venue, the premises of the Western Group of Temples is same.

Bad weather is a deterrent too.

Photography is prohibited.

Language : Bilingual


Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh is famous for groups of Hindu and Jain temples. These temples are a UNESCO World Heritage Site for their beautiful and erotic rock carvings. Built between 950-1050 AD by the Chandela Dynasty, these temples depict various forms like meditation, spiritual teachings, kinship, wrestling, royalty and most significantly, erotic art. The temples consist of stunning displays of fine sculptures and exceptional architectural skill, making them one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. Based on their geographical location, the temples are categorized into three groups: Eastern, Western and Southern. Beautiful, intricate and expressive, the sculptures of the Khajuraho temples will leave you in awe and wonder.

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Tourists are advised to cross check the operational status of the “Sound & Light Show” before proceeding for the venue.