P REAH K O (" ROYAL BULL ") T EMPLE The Preah Ko Conservation Project is restoring the Preah Ko temple. It is dedicated to the memory of 3 founding kings of the Khmer Empire and their wives. There are 3 sandstone statues of bulls on the platform representing the Nandi Bull of Hindu faith, the sacred mount of the deity Shiva. Six brick towers are the memorials to the kings and their wives. Dates from 879.
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