Angkor Wat, a Temple of Hindu and Buddhist

Posted: June 6, 2012 in Places to Go
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Angkor Wat (or Angkor Vat) is a temple in Cambodia which as one of the wonders of the world. This temple was built by King Suryavarman II in the mid-12th century.

Development of Angkor Wat temple construction took over 30 years. Angkor Wat temple is located in the plains of Angkor, which also filled with any beautiful temples, but Angkor Wat is the most famous temple.

King Suryavarman II built Angkor Wat based on Hindu belief, they believe the Meru Mountain as a center of the world and home of Gods. That’s why the Angkor Wat’s tower is a tallest tower and it is a main tower of Angkor Wat temple.

Angkor Wat Temple

Angkor Wat Temple

Source:  Travel Article by Google

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