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Preah Khan Temple, Angkor, Cambodia

Preah Khan Temple, Angkor, Cambodia

Preah Khan, Angkor

BANTEAY SREI, PREAH KHAN AND PREAH NEAK PEAN, ANGKOR, CAMBODIA

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Pleasurable Pursuits: Preah Khan, Cambodia

Preah Khan

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Preah Khan Khmer Temple Devata Goddesses of Light

Preah Khan Khmer Temple Devata Goddesses of Light

Today acolytes are few, but sacred images of Khmer women still abound, protecting the temple with their auspicious presence. Preah Khan Khmer Temple Devata Goddesses of Light.

Cambodia travel: Angkor temples in Siem Reap. Quick guide including map, cost, transport and tips || Photo: Ta Som temple

Angkor temples: a quick guide to help you plan your visit

This is a simple guide to help you preparing a visit to the Angkor temples. How many temples are there? Which are the most important? How do I move around?

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An adventure to Cambodia’s most secret & remote temple: Preah Khan

Reaching the stunning temple of Preah Khan is an adventure in itself. Hop on your motorbike and follow us through remote Cambodia!

Giant fig tree envelopes wall! by carolhammer8

Giant fig tree envelopes wall! by carolhammer8

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A Garuda rides a Naga at Preah Khan.  The Khmer artistry in depicting mythical creatures is incredible at the ancient Cambodian kingdom of Angkor.  Preah Khan is a significant temple only a short distance from its sister temple of Ta Prohm.  The Garuda is a bird man and he primarily feeds on the Naga, a mythical snake.  These two powerful animals are prevalent in Khmer, Thai, Laos and Burmese art.  thetempletrail.com/preah-khan/

Preah Khan Garuda and Naga

A Garuda rides a Naga at Preah Khan. The Khmer artistry in depicting mythical creatures is incredible at the ancient Cambodian kingdom of Angkor. Preah Khan is a significant temple only a short distance from its sister temple of Ta Prohm. The Garuda is a bird man and he primarily feeds on the Naga, a mythical snake. These two powerful animals are prevalent in Khmer, Thai, Laos and Burmese art. thetempletrail.com/preah-khan/

Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia. There's always something about ancient ruins that fascinates me..

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Bayon, Angkor Thom, Cambodia I remember this smiling face from Lora's first adventure with Daniel Craig.

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Bayon, Angkor Thom, Cambodia I remember this smiling face from Lora's first adventure with Daniel Craig.

Dvarapala, Banteay Kdei, Angkor, Cambodia

Dvarapala, Banteay Kdei, Angkor, Cambodia

12th century Khmer Bayon Temple in Cambodia | by Lisa Vaz on 500px

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12th century Khmer Bayon Temple in Cambodia | by Lisa Vaz on 500px

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Stone animals such as the 15ft elephant on the route to Sras Damrei, Cambodia

Treasures of the Cambodian jungle

Just how does a modern traveller find an ancient lost city? In the soupy heat of the north-west Cambodian jungle, I chose Lin to lead the way. He was one of several boys on scooters waiting by the edge of a dirt track, surrounded by banana trees and chirping cicadas. Wearing flip-flops and a blue T-shirt that read "cosmic", Lin's 110-horsepower Suzuki was my ticket into the

Hidden in the forest, khmer heritage near Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Hidden in the forest, khmer heritage near Angkor...

Hidden in the forest, khmer heritage near Angkor Wat, Cambodia (by waterdesiresfire).

Angkhor: Banteay Kdei

Angkhor: Banteay Kdei

The faces of Bayon Temple

The faces of Bayon Temple

Doorway, north annex of Banteay Srei (a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva), Cambodia. Detail of the lintel is shown in the second image. Photo courtesy of Dennis Jarvis.

ANCIENT ART

Doorway, north annex of Banteay Srei (a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva), Cambodia. Detail of the lintel is shown in the second image. Photo courtesy of Dennis Jarvis.

Carved elephants at one of the temples of the Roluos Group, near Angkor Wat,Cambodia

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800 year old boat unearthed in Cambodia

While working near an Angkor Wat temple complex in Cambodia, local laborers have accidently stumbled upon a unique boat that dates back to the 13th

✮ One of the gateways to the Bayon temple in Angkor Wat, Cambodia.

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Cambodia - Temples in the Jungle

Cambodia - Temples in the Jungle

Angkor Prasat Kravan Cambodia

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Fotografie aus Neu-Ulm, Michael van der Beck dokumentiert in Bildern seine Reisen um die Welt. Konzertfotografie, Eventfotografie, Videografie.

Helen Candee wrote in her 1925 book “Angkor the Magnificent”: “Through openings made irregular with heaped and leaning stones other shadowy green chambers show their mystery, and give hints of floating ghost-shapes, men, maids and gods.”

Preah Khan Khmer Temple Devata Goddesses of the Shadows

Preah Khan Khmer temple devata goddesses dominate and protect this sacred site. Most visitors miss these women hidden in shadowed alcoves,

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Preah Khan temple

Mystic temples of Angkor

Angkor Wat and the other beautiful temples in the zone and immerse into the remainders of the ancient khmer empire. We enjoyed every moment of this visit.

Near the top @ Ta Keo - Siem Reap, Cambodia #Angkor

The Temples Beyond Angor Wat: Day 1

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Temple inside Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Angkor Wat

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Gate of Angkor Thom / Cambodia

Elephant at the Gate

Elephant at the Gate of Angkor Thom, Siem Reap Cambodia - a photograph by Stephen Bures

The Ancient Passage Ways of Ta Prohm (Angkor Wat Complex, Cambodia)

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Agra Fort | India

Agra Fort, Agra, India

Agra Fort / आगरा का किला

Door ornaments ... III

Agra Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal.

Red Fort – Wonder of India

Agra Red Fort a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. Complex was

Red Fort Delhi India *** by CitizenFresh

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Agra Fort Rouge, India, pictures Rajasthan

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Agra Fort, Agra, India

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Agra Fort - Amar Singh Gate

Agra Fort - Amar Singh Gate view

Agra Fort is the most important fort in India. The great Mughals Babur, Humayun, Akbar, Jahangir, Shah Jahan and Aurangzeb lived here, and the country was governed from here. It contained the largest state treasury and mint. It was visited by foreign ambassadors, travellers and the highest dignitaries who participated in the making of history in India.

Agra Fort

Agra Fort

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Agra Fort

Agra Fort

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Mussaman Burj, Agra Fort Perhaps the jewel of Agra Fort, Mussaman Burj was built from 1631 to 1640 by Moghul emperor Shah Jahan for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After his son Aurangzeb overthrew him, he was confined to Agra Fort for the rest of his life. It is said he spent his final years here where he could look out at the Taj Mahal, his wife's tomb.

Mussaman Burj, Agra Fort

Perhaps the jewel of Agra Fort, Mussaman Burj was built from 1631 to 1640 by Moghul emperor Shah Jahan for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After his son Aurangzeb overthrew him, he was confined to Agra Fort for the rest of his life. It is said he spent his final years here where he could look out at the Taj Mahal, his wife's tomb.

Through the Arches, Agra, India! Sitara India is a North and South Indian Cuisine Restaurant located in Layton, UT!

Through the Arches

Arches inside the Red Fort in Agra, India. Image scanned from print taken in November 2002.

Agra Fort, India

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Agra Fort

Agra Fort

Sikandar Lodi (1488–1517) was the first Sultan of Delhi who shifted to Agra and lived in the fort. He governed the country from here and Agra assumed the importance of the second capital. He died in the fort at 1517 and his son, Ibrahim Lodi, held it for nine years until he was defeated and killed at Panipat in 1526. Several palaces, wells and a mosque were built by him in the fort during his period.

Arched doorways in the Red Fort in Agra, India. - www.bewarethecheese.com

Arched doorways in the Red Fort in Agra, India. - www.bewarethecheese.com

Tower in Agra Fort in Agra, India. - www.bewarethecheese.com

Tower in Agra Fort in Agra, India. - www.bewarethecheese.com

Red Fort, Agra, India by Mike Gadd, via Flickr

Red Fort, Agra, India

Red Fort, Agra, India by Mike Gadd, via Flickr

Best places to visit in Agra | Baby Taj Mahal | Girl Tweets World

Best places to visit in Agra after the Taj Mahal - Girl Tweets World

Thinking of doing a day trip to the Taj Mahal from Delhi? DON'T! Stay in Agra so you can explore the UNESCO heritage Agra Fort, the gem-encrusted tomb known as the Baby Taj and the gardens that offer the best view of the Taj Mahal. Why I fell in love with Agra on a tour with G Adventures.

A Unique Visit of The Agra Fort on The Taj Mahal Tour

A Unique Visit of The Agra Fort on The Taj Mahal Tour | ItsAllBee Travel Blog

One cannot visit the Taj Mahal without also visiting the place where Shah Jahan spent his last days; The Agra Fort. Shah Jahan is of course Mamtaz Mahal’s husband who also comissioned the Taj Mahal a memorial to his beloved wife. Agra Fort is almost as beautiful as the Taj Mahal and is also...Read More

Agra Fort, is a monument, a UNESCO World Heritage site  in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city.   (built before 1080).  Red Fort Agra by ~CitizenFresh

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Discover a fortress of sandstone and marble - where some popular chapters of Indian History were written. A visit to the Red Fort or the Agra Fort is actually a prequel to visiting the Taj Mahal. #AgraFort #Agra #India #Travel #Heritage #ThrillingTravel #UttarPradesh

Agra Fort: A prelude to the famous Taj Mahal - Thrilling Travel

Discover a fortress of sandstone and marble - where some popular chapters of Indian History were written. A visit to the Red Fort or the Agra Fort is actually a prequel to visiting the Taj Mahal

The Red Fort, Agra - INDE    Comme si le temps s'arrêtait dans cet immense jardin où les animaux côtoient les hommes en toute sérénité...

The walls of Agra Fort, Agra, India

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Highlights from inside the Agra Fort - a must see when visiting Agra, India. Be mesmerized by the fort's history of family, love and betrayal through the years. See the Taj Mahal in Agra, but be sure to check out the Agra Fort as well.

Inside the Agra Fort: Highlights from the Red Fort of Agra

Take a look inside the Agra Fort - a must see when visiting Agra, India. Be mesmerized by the fort's history of family, love and betrayal through the years.

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Wazir Khan’s Mosque, in the heart of the Walled City of Lahore, is one of the most thoroughly documented and discussed monuments of old Lahore.

Reading Masjid Wazir Khan « Islamic Arts and Architecture

Wazir Khan’s Mosque, in the heart of the Walled City of Lahore, is one of the most thoroughly documented and discussed monuments of old Lahore.

Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore | To find out more about Wazir Kha… | Flickr

Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore

To find out more about Wazir Khan Mosque visit the following link: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wazir_Khan_Mosque

Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri - Agra, India

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Vues de l'entrée du mausolée, l'intérieur de Humayun's Tomb et des jardins.

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Un peu d'histoire : au XVI éme siècle des musulmans venus d'Asie centrale conquièrent l'Inde et vont fonder la plus belle dynastie musulmane en Inde : Les Mogholes. Leur premier empereur Babur va être d'une longue liste de souverain, d'une dynastie qui...

Humayun's Tomb, Delhi, india was built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent.  It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating tin the construction of the Taj Mahal. An UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1993.

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At Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah

At Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah

Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah also known as the #BabyTaj is located near the Taj Mahal and is also a mausoleum in the city of #Agra #India. It is often described as a "jewel box" and is regarded as a draft of the original Tāj Mahal. - - - - - #follow #followme #instagramers #instadaily #bestoftheday #photo #portrait #picoftheday #photooftheday #exposure #composition #focus #capture #tourtheplanet #stayandwander #doyoutravel #travel #travelphotography #culture #asianculture #culturalphotography…

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Begum Shahi Mosque - Wikipedia

Begum Shahi Mosque - Wikipedia

Rohtas Fort, Jhelum, Pakistan. — in Jhelum.

Rohtas Fort, Jhelum, Pakistan. — in Jhelum.

Adalaj Wav step well

Words and photographs really can't adequately describe the splendour of some of Gujurat's incredible step wells. They were built as civic projects by kings and lords keen to compete over who could create the most impressive wells, and boy did they take it seriously! This one at Adalaj Wav, about 18km to the north of Ahmedabad, is typical in that there is hardly any of it visible above ground. once you step into the entrance and look down the north-south flight of steps, though, it really…

Stepwells built between the 5th and 19th centuries are common in India; but the well at Adalaj is the most popular...and with the most fascinating legend. Click pin through to post to read more.

The Legend Behind the Stunning Architecture of Aadalaj, Ahmedabad

Stepwells built between the 5th and 19th centuries are common in India; but the well at Adalaj is the most popular...and with the most fascinating legend.

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Chittorgarh Fort, India Fort pic,Fort picture

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Gwalior Fort, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. One of the biggest forts in India.

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The Taj Mahal, India's architectural crown jewel is one of the seven wonders of the world. Loving service is the natural position of the soul. Sanatana dharma. Beautiful Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Winds, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India This is how the mass of people get around in India. I have seen one of these with…

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Wazir Khan’s Mosque, in the heart of the Walled City of Lahore, is one of the most thoroughly documented and discussed monuments of old Lahore.

Reading Masjid Wazir Khan « Islamic Arts and Architecture

Wazir Khan’s Mosque, in the heart of the Walled City of Lahore, is one of the most thoroughly documented and discussed monuments of old Lahore.

Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore | To find out more about Wazir Kha… | Flickr

Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore

To find out more about Wazir Khan Mosque visit the following link: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wazir_Khan_Mosque

Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri - Agra, India

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Vues de l'entrée du mausolée, l'intérieur de Humayun's Tomb et des jardins.

Delhi - Humayun's Tomb. - Des-pierres-et-des-papillons.over-blog.com

Un peu d'histoire : au XVI éme siècle des musulmans venus d'Asie centrale conquièrent l'Inde et vont fonder la plus belle dynastie musulmane en Inde : Les Mogholes. Leur premier empereur Babur va être d'une longue liste de souverain, d'une dynastie qui...

Humayun's Tomb, Delhi, india was built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent.  It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating tin the construction of the Taj Mahal. An UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1993.

India Incredible

Humayun’s Tomb

Agra Fort, Agra, India

Agra Fort / आगरा का किला

Door ornaments ... III

Agra Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal.

Red Fort – Wonder of India

Agra Red Fort a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. Complex was

Red Fort Delhi India *** by CitizenFresh

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Red Fort Delhi India *** by CitizenFresh

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Agra Fort Rouge, India, pictures Rajasthan

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Agra Fort, Agra, India

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Agra Fort - Amar Singh Gate

Agra Fort - Amar Singh Gate view

Agra Fort is the most important fort in India. The great Mughals Babur, Humayun, Akbar, Jahangir, Shah Jahan and Aurangzeb lived here, and the country was governed from here. It contained the largest state treasury and mint. It was visited by foreign ambassadors, travellers and the highest dignitaries who participated in the making of history in India.

Agra Fort

Agra Fort

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Agra Fort

Agra Fort

Explore Nigel Atherton's photos on Flickr. Nigel Atherton has uploaded 1914 photos to Flickr.

The fort is immense in size and has so many buildings,courtyards and gardens in India 🇮🇳 القلعة مليئة بالمباني الحمراء و الساحات و الحدائق

Agra Fort قلعة أغرا

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