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Phanom Rung

Last updated: 08.05.2002

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Prasat Phanom Rung
View towards the main tower from the second-level naga bridge. [40K]

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Main tower of Prasat Phanom Rung
Main tower and entrance to sanctuary [32K]

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Doorway, main tower
View of a lateral doorway into the central tower. [60K]

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Khmer Statue
Statue and lateral doorway of main tower. [47K]

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Naga
Naga (many-headed serpent) sculpture on lowest naga bridge. [52K]

Photographs taken at Phanom Rung, Buri Ram Province, Thailand in 2000.

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Prasat Phanom Rung is a 12th century Khmer sanctuary in the Angkor style. The sanctuary represents Mount Kailasa, home of the Hindu deity Shiva.

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