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  1. Somapura Mahavihara: The Most Spectacular Pre-Islamic Monument in Bangladesh

    ... it influenced Buddhist architecture as far away as Cambodia. The Somapura Mahavihara is important to the three major historical ...

    Michelle Freson - 06/12/2018 - 01:45

  2. Megastructures Angkor Wat

    ... in South East Asia, that stretches over on the large area of Cambodia . It also includes the forested area present there. History is also ...

    ancient-origins - 22/03/2013 - 15:49

  3. The Lost World of Cham: The TransPacific Voyages of the Champa

    ... The Champa maintained many ports in what is today Vietnam, Cambodia, and Indonesia (particularly on the islands of Sulawesi, Sumatra and ...

    ancient-origins - 29/07/2017 - 00:35

  4. What Pearls of Wisdom are Held in the Animal Tales of the Panchatantra?

    The Panchatantra (which means the ‘Five Principles’ in Sanskrit) is a collection of interwoven short stories from India. The tales in the Panchatantra are told in both prose and poetry, and consist mainly of animal tales. This has led some scholars to note similarities between this collection of stories and Aesop’s fables. The Panchatantra is recorded to have migrated westwards into Persia, Arabia, and thence into Europe.

    dhwty - 26/02/2017 - 14:10

  5. Astronomically Aligned Temple in Siwa Oasis is Ancient Calendar Device

    ... structures that are globally celebrated are Angkor Wat in Cambodia, Tikal in Guatemala and Pyramid of the Sun in Mexico among others. ...

    Enas El Masry - 21/10/2016 - 00:54

  6. Mysteries of the Ancient Vedic Empire: Recognizing Vedic Contributions to Other Cultures Around the World

    ... of living, and so on. Such countries include: Nepal, Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Egypt, ...

    ancient-origins - 25/03/2017 - 01:33

  7. Ancient Ruins of North Korea’s Old Capital Joins World Heritage List

    ... List was approved last Sunday at a UNESCO meeting in Cambodia, which also saw the addition of 13 other sites including Mount Etna in ...

    aprilholloway - 24/06/2013 - 09:51

  8. Locals in Thailand Village Claim Black Magic Tattoos Helped Preserve the Skin of a Corpse

    ... Over the years, the tradition expanded across what is now Cambodia, Laos, and Thailand. Despite the tradition originating from ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 01/12/2016 - 21:52

  9. Ancient Ukrainian City of Wine Making

    ... status at the latest UNESCO committee meeting held in Cambodia over the weekend. The site covers a vast area of over 40 hectares ...

    aprilholloway - 25/06/2013 - 08:44

  10. What Really Happened in the Celestial Palace? Daughters of Pleasure, Courtesans of the Gods

    ... favor. When visiting the religious complex of Angkor Wat, Cambodia, one will inevitably notice these dancing women depicted on the temple ...

    MartiniF - 27/11/2017 - 15:22

  11. Angkor revealed to be the largest ancient city of all time

    In Cambodia during the 8 th century AD the city of Angkor was built. The ...

    johnblack - 04/07/2013 - 05:07

  12. The Sacred Realms of Southeast Asia Tours

    Visit Cambodia's magnificent Hindu-Buddhist temple complexes of Angkor Wat and Angkor ...

    ancient-origins - 07/12/2014 - 00:17

  13. Exploring the Mysterious Megaliths of the Bada Valley in Indonesia

    ... they are related to a culture that carved megaliths in Laos, Cambodia and other parts of Indonesia 2000 years ago. People ...

    dhwty - 06/06/2016 - 00:50

  14. Kumbhalgarh: The Great Wall You Have Never Heard Of (and it is NOT in China)

    ... session of the World Heritage Committee held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Kumbhalgarh Fort, alongside five different fortifications of ...

    Theodoros Karasavvas - 18/01/2017 - 03:49

  15. Hugh Newman

    ... at events in the UK, Malta, France, Peru, Egypt, Bosnia, Cambodia, Java and North America. He currently lives in Wiltshire, England.  ...

    ancient-origins - 03/01/2013 - 08:14

  16. We think we're the first advanced earthlings - but how do we really know?

    ... civilization might rise and fall." Laser Surveys in Cambodia Reveal Unparalleled Pre-Industrial Working of the Landscape ...

    ancient-origins - 17/04/2018 - 01:42

  17. How Technology is Changing the Face of Archaeology

    ... technology to make the remarkable discovery in Cambodia of a 1,200-year-old lost city that predates the Angkor Wat temple ...

    aprilholloway - 13/07/2013 - 04:22

  18. Spirits in Stone The Secrets of Megalithic America

    ... is related to the Serpent Mount in Ohio and Ankor Wat in Cambodia and reveals how all of the vast, interlocking sites in the Northeast ...

    ancient-origins - 19/05/2018 - 01:44

  19. The Shambles: Medieval Slaughterhouse Street Turned Tourist Hotspot

    ... 90,000 panoramic photos bring to life ancient sites of Cambodia on Google Street View Medieval Villagers Were Ready to Mutilate ...

    dhwty - 26/10/2018 - 14:02

  20. Is UNESCO World Heritage status for cultural sites killing the things it loves?

    ... lively trading community, it is becoming a theme park. In Cambodia, meanwhile, Angkor Wat is a major international cultural heritage ...

    ancient-origins - 21/07/2018 - 01:57