Dirk S. Grossmann
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Temples of Angkor

Angkor Wat from the West, Cambodia 2004
Angkor Wat from the West
        Roluos Group

The beginning of the Angkorian period at 802 A.D. falls in the reign of king Jayavarman II. His court had its residence in Roluos.

        Pre-Classical Temples

Phnom Bakheng, Prasat Kravan, and Pre Rup.

        Banteay Srei

This remote temple features finest stone carvings.

        Ta Prohm

Built in the classical age under the rule of Jayavarman VII, it has more or less been reclaimed by the jungle.

        Angkor Wat

This masterpiece of Khmer architecture is the largest religious building on Earth.

        Angkor Thom

Angkor Thom was a fortified city, built under the reign of king Jayavarman VII.

        Preah Khan

The "mediterranean" temple that is partly grown by trees.

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