The Prambana Temple compounds are located in Central Java, Indonesia. It dates back to the 10th century. It is the largest temple complex dedicated to Shiva in this region. It contains 224 temples, all of which are in preserved condition or have been retained as ruins. The beautiful temples contain impressive Hindu architecture, as well as intricate art and statues. This artifact exemplifies the impact of early Indian civilizations and their beliefs on the regions.

Dorotix. “The World’s Incredible Temples.” Open Travel. Innovative Economy, 6 July 1998. Web. 7 May 2013. <http://opentravel.com/blogs/the-worlds-incredible-temples/&gt;.

“Prambanan Temple Compounds.” – UNESCO World Heritage Centre. UNESCO, 1992. Web. 07 May 2013. <http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/642&gt;.


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