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Bayon, Cambodia

The Bayon is a well-known and richly decorated Khmer temple at Angkor in Cambodia. Built in the late 12th or early 13th century as the official state temple of the Mahayana Buddhist King Jayavarman VII, the Bayon stands at the centre of Jayavarman's capital, Angkor Thom. Following Jayavarman's death, it was modified and augmented by later Hindu and Theravada Buddhist kings in accordance with their own religious preferences. The Bayon's most distinctive feature is the multitude of serene…

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Columns of Banteay Srei Temple in Siem Reap,...

Columns of Banteay Srei Temple in Siem Reap, Cambodia (by jon|k).

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Bayon, Angkor Thom, Cambodia (HDR)

Built in the late 12 - Early 13th Century, by King Jayavarman VII (reigned 1181-1220) Bayon is the second most popular ruin in Angkor after Angkor Wat. This is the temple of stone faces. Located right in the middle of Angkor Thom, the Bayon is the favourite temple ruin of many. To me, it is simply the most extraordinary. In fact, it is so spectacularly unique in style that it even eclipses Angkor Wat as its most recognised icon of classic Khmer art and architecture. The Bayon was one…

Siem Reap is the gateway to the Angkor Archaeological Park in Cambodia. Our visitor guide covers anything you need to know to travel here. Cambodia Beaches, Cambodia Travel, Siem Reap, Laos, Vietnam, Angkor Wat Cambodia, Temple Ruins, Khmer Empire, Temple Architecture

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Discover the enchanting land of Cambodia, home to ancient temples, dense forests and captivating culture and history. Angkor Vat, Angkor Temple, Buddhist Temple, Laos, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Voyage Rome, Angkor Wat Cambodia, Vietnam Voyage, Khmer Empire

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The Global Girl Travels: Ndoema strolls through the ruins of Ta Prohm's jungle temple in Cambodia.

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11 Best Temples In Siem Reap To See In Cambodia

Angkor was the historic capital of the impressive Khmer Empire. Sitting within the city of Siem Reap, it has become one epic place to explore. Filled - 11 Best Temples In Siem Reap To See In Cambodia - Travel, Travel Inspiration - Angkor, Asia, Cambodia, Siem Reap - Travel, Food and Home Inspiration Blog with door-to-door Travel Planner! - Travel Advice, Travel Inspiration, Home Inspiration, Food Inspiration, Recipes, Photography

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Carvings on Banteay Srei, a Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. It is located in Angkor, Cambodia, and dates to 967 A. Portrayed on this carving is the burning of Khandava forest, an ancient forest mentioned in the epic Mahabharata. Cambodian Art, Angkor Wat Cambodia, Art Test, India Architecture, Khmer Empire, World Pictures, Stone Sculpture, Fantasy Landscape, Ancient Art

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Carvings on Banteay Srei, a Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. It is located in Angkor, Cambodia, and dates to 967 A.D. Portrayed on this carving is the burning of Khandava forest, an...

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Banteay Srei, Cambodia - The Lady Temple

Banteay Srei is one of the most elaborate temples at Angkor, Cambodia. Dedicated to Hindu god Shiva, this 10th-century Cambodian temple is famous for its beautiful pinkish sandstone and intricate three-dimensional wall carvings. What is

Phnom Bakheng (Khmer: ប្រាសាទភ្នំបាខែង) at Angkor, Cambodia, is a Hindu temple in the form of a temple mountain. Dedicated to Shiva, it was built at the end of the century, during the reign of King Yasovarman Temple Ruins, Hindu Temple, Buddhist Temple, Theravada Buddhism, Tonle Sap, Khmer Empire, Asian Architecture, House On Stilts, Siem Reap

Phnom Bakheng in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia

Phnom Bakheng at Angkor, Cambodia, is a Hindu and Buddhist temple in the form of a temple mountain. Dedicated to Shiva, it was built at the end of the 9th century, during the reign of King Yasovarman. Located atop a hill, it is nowadays a popular tourist spot for sunset views of the much bigger temple Angkor Wat, which lies amid the jungle about 1.5 km to the southeast. The large number of visitors makes Phnom Bakheng one of the most threatened monuments of Angkor. Since 2004, World…

Banteay Srey temple in Cambodia is thrifty and did not lose any of its decoration for in thousand years. Among all temples in Cambodia Banteay Srey kept its stone carving to the best advantage. Religious Architecture, Historical Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodian Women

Banteay Srey Temple—Genuine Cambodian Woman

This Camdodian temple is undoubtedly a woman. You realize it even before finding out the translation of its name. Banteay Srey means a refuge of women. It was built for them. It is small and elegant like a genuine woman. Every line is well balanced, every angle is magnetic. It is neat and clean…

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