Prasat Baphuon ប្រាសាទបាពួន Cambodia

BaphuonThe Prasat Baphuon (Khmer: ប្រាសាទបាពួន) is a 11th century Shiva temple at Angkor Thom, Cambodia, built by the King Udayadityavarman II.

The temple has a Shiva linga, scenes from Mahabharata and Ramayana, and depiction of numerous Gods and mythological characters. The huge 3-tiered temple is said to represent Mount Meru.

 

 

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