Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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Angkor Wat
Angkor Wat
Angkor Wat
Angkor Wat

Brief Information:

Angkor Wat buildings made of large stones. As temples in general, the walls of Angkor Wat is also decorated with reliefs depicting the life of the past in Cambodia. Statues were also carved in great detail. Bakan is the pinnacle of Angkor Wat temple. Bakan is very distinctive, it has conicalshaped. At the top of this temple we can see the stunning reliefs and statues of Angkor Wat temple. The name of Angkor Wat means “The City of Temple“. This temple was built by King Suryavarman II in the 12th century in Yasodharapura, the capital of the Khmer Empire at the time, which is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Formerly, the Angkor Wat temple is named Preah Pisnulok. In the 13th century, Angkor Wat is gradually shifting from a Buddhist temple to the Hindu temple.

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Location:

Angkor Wat Temple, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia

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