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Prasat Sambor Prei Kuk

Prasat Sambour, Cambodia

Hindu Temple
Monument
Notable Architecture

The archaeological site of Sambor Prei Kuk, “the temple in the richness of the forest” in the Khmer language, has been identified as Ishanapura, the capital of the Chenla Empire that flourished in the late 6th and early 7th centuries AD. The property comprises more than a hundred temples and so more.  The art and architecture developed here became models for other parts of the region and lay the ground for the unique Khmer style of the Angkor period.

Location of Prasat Sambor Prei Kuk