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कम्बोडिया: एक संक्षिप्त परिचय , Temples of Cambodia

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Temples of Cambodia

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Temples of Cambodiaभारत को एशिया की संस्कृति का पालना कहा जाए तो कोई अतिशयोक्ति नहीं होगी. श्री लंका, भूटान, नेपाल, म्यांमार, चीन, से लेकर थाईलैंड, कम्बोडिआ, मलेशिया, इंडोनेशिया, और सुदूर पूर्व में कोरिया तथा जापान, सभी देशो की संस्कृति में भारतकी अमिट छाप आज भी दिखाई पड़ती है. अधिकांश देशों में यह छाप जीवन के गूढ़ रहस्यों को जानने की मनुष्य की कोशिश अर्थात धर्म और अध्यात्म में मुख्य रूप […]

The Khmer Capital of Angkor Thom

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Voyage au South-east Asia

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Voyage au South-east AsiaAngkor Thom is the remains of the capital city of the great Khmer Empire. It literally means “the great city” in Khmer. This imperial compound lies on the west bank of the Siem Reap River, a tributary of Tonle Sap. It is a square walled area and was the last capital city of the Angkorian Empire. This complex was built by Jayavarman VII after recapturing Angkor from […]

Angkor Wat and Beyond

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Voyage au South-east Asia

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Voyage au South-east Asia“This flight was a breeze, I couldn’t even finish listening to two songs.”, seemingly Bangalore to Kochi isn’t that far away. This was a first in a string of flights which would bring us to Siem Reap in Cambodia, the home of the ancient temples of Angkor. We’ve passed the immigration and security checks, now it’s time to sleep as much as we can, because the next […]