Design Library Image Collection
Archivision Addition Module SEVEN--6,160 images
Type of View:
South gallery, east wing, Three Worlds frieze; upper registers, the fortunate go to heaven screened by parasols
Date of View:
In the east wing of the south gallery a frieze 66 m long shows the dead marching to the court of Yama, the god of death, and their subsequent sojourns in heaven and hell (with earth, the three worlds). There are 32 hells and 37 heavens specified in Hindu mythology.
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Addition Module SEVEN
Architecture; religious structures; temples
complexes; sites (locations); historic sites
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