Phnom Kulen: Preah Ang Thom Entrance

Entrance to Preah Ang Thom, a Buddhist monastery in Phnom Kulen, Cambodia

Preah Ang Thom Entrance

Preah Ang Thom Entrance
The image shows the entrance to Preah Ang Thom, which is a Buddhist monastery built sometime in the 16th century on top of a boulder in the Phnom Kulen National Park, Cambodia. It is home to a giant statue of Buddha in a reclining pose.

As you can see from the image, the staircase leading to the temple is flanked by the garuda balustrades, which resemble the Naga balustrades in Angkor Wat.

Related Pages
Phnom Kulen National Park
Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat Bas-Reliefs, Angkor Thom, Bayon, Ta Prohm, Banteay Srei
Tonlé Sap, Cambodia
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