Design Library Image Collection
Archivision Addition Module SEVEN--6,160 images
Type of View:
R¿m¿ya¿a, Battle of Lanka frieze; at intervals of two or three meters a larger figure of a leader stands on a chariot and forms a fixed point for the viewer's eye
Date of View:
The dramatic climax of the R¿m¿ya¿a is shown on a frieze 54 m long in the north wing of the west gallery. Rama and his brother Lakshmana fight, with the help of the army of monkeys and bears, against the demon ruler of Lanka, Ravana and his army, to free the abducted Sita.
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Addition Module SEVEN
complexes; sites (locations); historic sites
Architecture; religious structures; temples
Angkor Wat [site]
ca. 1113-1177 (creation)
sandstone; brick; laterite
4.5 m (height, outer wall) x 802 m (width, outer wall) x 1024 m (length, outer wall)
Prasat Angkor Wat
Angkor Wat, Si¿m R¿ab , Cambodia