Neak Pean Temple is an artificial island with a Buddhist temple on a circular island in Preah Khan Baray.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Neak Pean Temple is built during the reign of King Jayavarman VII.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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Some historians believe that Neak Pean Temple represents Anavatapta.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia. Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia.

The name of Neak Pean Temple is derived from the sculptures of snakes.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Neak Pean Temple was originally designed for medical purposes.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Neak Pean Temple is based on the ancient Hindu belief of balance.

Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia Neak Pean Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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