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THE TERRACE OF THE LEPER KING

  Date: 12th century
  Reign: Jayavarman VIII
  Style: Bayon
  Religion: Buddhist
  Opening hours: 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
  Tour: 30 minutes

It was named after a statue of Yama, the judge of the dead, which at the time of its discovery was covered with lichens giving it a leper-like appearance. The restored archaeological crypt allows visitor to see the two phases of its construction, under Jayavarman VII.

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