Notes on the Geography of Cambodia (Angkor): Ta Prohm and Vicinity: Photo 10
South and slightly east of Ta Keo is Ta Prohm, "Ancestor Brahma." It's another work of Jayavarman VII. In fact it's a near twin to his Preah Khan. That city was dedicated to the king's father; this one, to his mother. The distinction today is that Ta Prohm has been deliberately only semi-restored, so that visitors--in their thousands--can see the central monastery almost as 19th century visitors did.
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