Archive for category: Khmer Sanctuaries

/ 12 May 2015 15 h 23 min

Prasat Hin Phanom Rung

Set on top of a long dormant volcano in an otherwise mostly flat area is this Khmer temple, begun in the 10th century as a Hindu shrine and completed in the 13th century as a Buddhist temple. The large temple complex, which visitors enter via a dramatic 400-foot carved stone walkway, has six separate stone buildings connected by walkways or [...]