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Angkor Wat is a temple at Angkor, Cambodia, built for King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city.The temple is the epitome of the high classical style of Khmer architecture .It's built from sand stone 600,000 m3.The construction took time for 100 years and let 5000 carvers to decorate the stone panel more than 800 m.show the royal duties of King Suryavarman II,Ramayana epic and 1635 apsaras .
Apsara is an angel ( female )born from Churning of the Sea of Milk in Ramayana Epic.All Apsaras in stone wall carving are totally different in dressing and hair style.

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