Images of Everyday Life in the Kingdom
Posted by The Insider on Feb 20, 2013 in A Photo a Day, Addicted to Meme, All things Khmer, Cycle 2, sights, That's My World, travel, What's On in Cambodia | 0 comments
Saw this at the pond inside Prasat Vihear Sour two weeks ago.
If I am not mistaken these are temple guardians called “dvarapalas” or the mythical monsters called “kala”.
Either a “dvarapala” or a “kala”, they are the guardians of the temple and are decorative elements in Khmer architectures and structures.
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