Angkor Wat – Cambodia by Nikon (59)

A monk entering Ta Keo, a mountain temple build by Jayavarman V and ne of the tallest monuments of Angkor.
Its five sanctuaries are placed on top of a 22 meter high five stepped pyramid, from where there are good views of the surrounding area. The pyramid shaped Ta Keo was build to represent Mount Meru, the mountain that is the center of the world in Hindu mythology.

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