East Courtyard of Preah Khan
摄影师 EXPERT MAESTRO
分享
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

全景摄影师 Arroz Marisco EXPERT MAESTRO 日期和时间 12:11, 04/02/2011 - Views loading...

Advertisement

East Courtyard of Preah Khan

世界 > 亚洲 > Cambodia

  • 喜欢 / 不喜欢
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

Taken inside the third enclosure between the Hall of Dancers and the east entrance to the main buildings of the massive Preah Khan, the view encompasses some of the well-preserved sculptures on the hallway inculding some fine examples of the celestial Apsaras. Opposite the hallway once thrusting its way up is the remains of a giant silk-cotton tree that has been cut down as it had become to unstable to its supporting structures.

Built by the omnipresent Jayavarman VII in the 12th century, Preah Khan is more of a buddhist university than a temple. It also houses some of the most unique and intriguing buildings in the whole of Angkor like the Greek-style two-storey library a stone's throw away from here.

comments powered by Disqus

在附近的图片Cambodia

map

A: Preahkhan3

摄影师Seungsang Yoo(유승상), 距离此处10远

Preahkhan3

C: Preahkhan

摄影师Seungsang Yoo(유승상), 距离此处10远

Preahkhan

D: Sunset at preah Khan

摄影师Arroz Marisco, 距离此处40远

Preah Khan located in the northeastern corner of Angkor is less visited but in my opinion boasts some...

Sunset at preah Khan

E: Preah Khan, Angkor Cambodia

摄影师Peter Pajor, 距离此处40远

Preah Khan was built on the site of Jayavarman VII's victory over the invading Chams in 1191. Unusual...

Preah Khan, Angkor Cambodia

F: Preah Khan

摄影师kalymnos sn, 距离此处40远

Preah Khan tempel

Preah Khan

G: The Hall of Dancers at Preah Khan

摄影师Arroz Marisco, 距离此处60远

Preah Khan has more unusaul architectures than any other temples in the Angkor complex, an example of...

The Hall of Dancers at Preah Khan

H: Preahkhan

摄影师Seungsang Yoo(유승상), 距离此处70远

Preahkhan

I: Preahkhan

摄影师Seungsang Yoo(유승상), 距离此处70远

Preahkhan

此全景拍摄于Cambodia, 亚洲

这是一个概述亚洲

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.

Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?

China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.

Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

分享这个全景图