PHIMEANAKAS

constructed during the reign of Jayavarman V (968-1001), Udayadityavarman I (1001-1002) and Suryavarman I (1002-1050)

Phimeanakas ("Celestial Palace") is built near the center of what was once the royal palace of Angkor. This structure is believed to be where ancient Khmer God-Kings fulfilled their nightly duty to sleep with a mystical naga goddess, thus ensuring the continuance of their lives and the prosperity of their kingdom. 

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