Just one hundred miles to the south, the Khmer civilization sanctified thousands of female images on the walls of their most important temples, both Hindu and Buddhist. But here, in what is now modern day Thailand, only two devata remain, fulfilling a mysterious spiritual mission long since forgotten.
In 1979, John Burgess found a lost temple near the Thai-Cambodian border. Now he reveals its unique history in his book Stories in Stone.
Author John Burgess unveils ancient Khmer mysteries about a remote Hindu temple on the Thai-Cambodian border, in “Stories in Stone”.