Angkor

Date: 893 CE
Image View Description: Exterior: Central Sanctuaries
Creator: King Yasovarman I (Khmer patron, ruler, 889 - 910 CE (reign))
Work Type: architecture
Work Type 2: sculpture
Style/Period: Khmer (Thai Period)
Style/Period 2: Preah Ko
Culture: Khmer
Culture: Cambodian
Subject: Khmer (Architecture)
Location: Cambodia
Notes: In the center of the four sanctuaries is a linga on a pedestal, with sandstone channels that extend from it in the cardinal directions. It is speculated that holy water poured over the linga would flow into the channels.
Photographer: Caleb Smith
Record ID: 1213_cambodia2013_roluosgroup_lolei_vr_003


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