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Angkor Wat

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Angkor Wat is a temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world, ..... University of Sydney had found a previously unseen ensemble of buried towers built and demolished du...

Angkor Wat: History of Ancient Temple - Live Science

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Oct 8, 2014 ... Built between roughly A.D. 1113 and 1150, and encompassing an area of about 500 acres (200 hectares), Angkor Wat is one of the largest ...

Angkor Wat History - Siem Reap Cambodia - Gateway To Angkor Wat

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King Suryavarman II is responsible for the construction of the Angkor Wat ... Some scholars believe that the temple complex was built to take advantage of ...

Angkor what? Getting to know Cambodia's most iconic temple ...

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Jan 19, 2016 ... Angkor Watbuilt by Suryavarman II (r 1112–52) – is the earthly representation of Mt Meru, the Mt Olympus of the Hindu faith and the abode of ...

History of Angkor | Angkor Temple Guides, Freelance Guides ...

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Angkor is the name of the ancient city where the groups of temples were built, Angkor Wat is the name of a grestest temple in Angkor. " ...

Angkor Wat - 7th Wonder of the World - Angkor Archeological Park ...

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Angkor Wat was built in the first half of the 12th century (113-5BC). Estimated construction time of the temple is 30 years by King Suryavarman II, dedicated to ...

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Mar 13, 2008 ... History of Angkor Wat 1. If playback doesn't .... Angkor Wat Built by Descendant of Raja Raja Cholan - சூர்யவர்மன். - Duration: 43:06.

Angkor Wat - Siem Reap, Cambodia - Sacred Destinations

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Angkor Wat ("City Temple") is a vast temple complex near Siem Reap, about 200 miles from the capital of Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Built in the 12th century by ...

Angkor Wat | Cambodia | Southeast Asia | Art of Asia | Khan Academy

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Angkor Wat was not the original name given to the temple when it was built in the 12th century. We have little knowledge of how this temple was referred to ...

Angkor - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

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They include the famous Temple of Angkor Wat and, at Angkor Thom, the Bayon Temple with its countless sculptural decorations. UNESCO has set up a ...

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Angkor Wat - Crystalinks

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Angkor Wat is a temple complex at Angkor, Cambodia, built for the king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city, dedicated to ...

Why was Angkor Wat built? | Reference.com

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Angkor Wat, located in what today is Cambodia, was built as a temple in honor of the Hindu god Vishnu, the supreme god of the Vaisenavites. The name ...

Angkor Wat - Sacred Sites

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Angkor Wat, built during the early years of the 12th century by Suryavaram II, honors the Hindu god Vishnu and is a symbolic representation of Hindu cosmology.