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Ban Prasat Khmer Ruins or Kung En Khmer Ruins Walls and Kopura (door facade) built with laterite in a 21.3 x 29.4 m. rectangular shape. The kopura is in the east side in a cross layout 8.5 x 12 m. in size. The windows were crafted to be Lukmahuad and half covered with curtains. Rectangular pond with laterite rim outside the wall in the northeast side. Archeological Evidence Fractions of Earthenware with both normal quality and strong ones with brown coats as found in Lopburi pottery. The layout and location is the same as Nang Rum Khmer Ruins and Kubrahmjumsin in Pratai District, Nakorn Ratchasima which are 2 places of worship in the same area. So Ban Prasat Khmer Ruins and Mechai Khmer Ruins are the evidence of Khmer civilization in this region in 15 BE. and continued or reappeared again in 18 BE. Ban Prasat Khmer Ruins or Kung En Khmer Ruins Location Mu 5, Ban Tanon, Tambon Kratiam Sub-district, is located 75 meters North of Mechail Khmer Ruins. Sangkha District, Surin Province Architectural Style Ban Prasat Khmer Ruins or Kung En Khmer Ruins To Go There From Surin city take highway 214 Surin-Prasart. is located in the north. The layout is determined to Passing Prasart District to intersection with traffic be Arokayasala, Bayon Khmer art., 18 BE. light then turn left onto highway 24. At km. 98-99 This place consists of many parts. The main stupa was made with laterite and turn right onto SR 2024 for 3 kilometers when reach sandstones with 5 x 5 m. indented corner layout. Mechai temple turn left for another 500 meters You will see the site of Ban Prasat Khmer Ruins The door is in the east side with a little balcony. Bunnalai (library) built with laterite in a 3.6 x 6 m. or Kung En Khmer Ruins which is 5 kilometers west of Sang Silp Chai Khmer Ruins. rectangular shape. Facing the main stupa. TrACKING DOWN THE GLORIOUS PATHS

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Surin Civilization  

Tracking Down The Glorious Paths of Surin Civilization

Surin Civilization  

Tracking Down The Glorious Paths of Surin Civilization

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