Prambanan Temple (Yogyakarta trip)



Prambanan temple or Candi Rara Jonggrang is a 9th-century Hindu temple compound in Central Java, Indonesia. The temple is dedicated to the Trimurti, an expression of God as the Creator (Brahma), the Preserver (Vishnu) and the Destroyer (Shiva). The temple compound is located approximately 17 kilometres northeast of the city of  Yogyakarta.

The temple compound is a UNESCO World Heritage site, it is the largest Hindu temple site in Indonesia, and one of the biggest in Southeast Asia. It characterized by its tall and pointed architecture, typical of Hindu temple architecture. The temple towering 47 meter high.


as you can see on the far right that the temple is undergoing renovation
originally should look like this (this image source wikipedia)

on to the real place,










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read more about it here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prambanan

6 comments:

  1. Seriously beautiful photos! I've actually never heard of the Prambanan Temple but it's quickly making its way to my bucket list. Really gorgeous blog! you've been all over the world it looks like and I am mega jealous. I'm following you on Bloglovin' now so I can keep up with all of your crazy adventures :)

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  2. beautiful photos!!
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  3. Great pictures! Happy to see this temple!
    Xoxo,
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  4. This is just amazing and breathtaking! Never seen anything like this before!

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  5. Thank you all for the lovely comments...
    xxx

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