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Photo of the Day – Banteay Srei

  One rainy day in August of 2011, John and I visited Banteay Srei. According to research, Banteay Srei in Khmer means City of Women. At first, they thought it meant “auspicious city”. But later finds (inscriptions in the monuments) … Continue reading

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Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat (Khmer: អង្គរវត្ត) is the largest[1] Hindu temple complex in the world, situated at Angkor, Cambodia, built by King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city. As the best-preserved temple at the … Continue reading

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