Cambodia – secrets hidden beneath the jungle
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Cambodia – secrets hidden beneath the jungle

  Laser technology reveals cities concealed under the earth which would have made up the world’s largest empire in 12th century   The Australian archaeologist Dr Damian Evans, whose findings will be published in the Journal of Archaeological Science, will announce that cutting-edge airborne laser scanning technology has revealed multiple cities between 900 and 1,400…

CAMBODIA -Banteay Srei Temple
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CAMBODIA -Banteay Srei Temple

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Banteay Srei or Banteay Srey (Khmer: ប្រាសាទបន្ទាយស្រី) is a 10th-century Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. It lies near the hill of Phnom Dei, 25 km north-east of the main group of temples that once belonged to the medieval capitals of Yasodharapura and Angkor Thom. Banteay Srei is…

CAMBODIA – Banteay Samrae
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CAMBODIA – Banteay Samrae

In guidebooks, Banteay Samray is often called Bantay Samré, the latter being a combination of Khmer transcription and French spelling. Samray is the name of an ethnic group of people in the Phnom Kulen area. The first “a” in “Samray” sounds similar to an “o”. Banteay Samray was cleared by a French archaeological team of…

CAMBODIA – Kbal Spean and “Thousand Lingas”
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CAMBODIA – Kbal Spean and “Thousand Lingas”

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kbal Spean (Khmer: ក្បាលស្ពាន) (“Bridge Head”) is an Angkorian era archaeological site on the southwest slopes of the Kulen Hills to the northeast of Angkor. It is situated along a 150m stretch of the Stung Kbal Spean River, 25 kilometres from the main Angkor group of monuments. The site consists…