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    Vegetables and much more are for sale at the local covered market in Siem Reap the gateway to Angkor Wat - Cambodia.

    00413_05, Angkor Thom, Cambodia, 08/1989, CAMBODIA-10514

    Child and puppy, Siam Reap, Glosack , flickr

    Face of concern, face of trust If I ever feel that I am in a precarious life situation, I need to contemplate this to put my life in perspective!!!!!

    The UH CSEAS acknowledges these beautiful photos of Cambodia taken by photo journalist Samlim. For more pictures from this series, check the "Lifestyle in Cambodia" group of pictures: samlim.deviantart...

    08/25/12 PHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government on Friday said it will limit fishing in a zone in the Mekong River to protect critically endangered freshwater dolphins. The Irrawaddy dolphin conservation area will cover a 180-kilometre-long stretch of river from eastern Kratie province to the border with Laos, the government said after the measure was approved in the weekly cabinet meeting.

    Cambodia Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, detailed architecture luv it

    Preap Sovath (ព្រាប សុវត្ថិ) born February 27, 1972, in Kandal, Cambodia, is a cambodian/khmer pop singer. Sovath started his singing career in 1992. He records for Rasmey Hang Meas (RHM), generally regarded as Cambodia’s most progressive recording label. Apart from being a singer, Preap Sovath is also an actor, restaurant owner and owner of a wedding boutique. #PreapSovath #Cambodia #SEASongoftheWeek More info/listen: www.cseashawaii.o...

    Ta Prohm, Angkor Wat, Cambodia- good lord. Who could create such a complex landscape? Love!

    Italian artist Filippo Minelli's "Flickr", part of his "Contradictions" project, the aim of which is "to point out the gap between the reality we still live in and the ephemeral world of technologies." See/read more: opinionator.blogs...

    TED Fellow Sophal Ear shares the compelling story of his family's escape from Cambodia under the rule of the Khmer Rouge. He recounts his mother's cunning and determination to save her children.

    Ta Prohm is the modern name of a temple at Angkor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the Bayon style largely in the late 12th and early 13th centuries and originally called Rajavihara. Wikipedia:

    Independence Monument, Phnom Penh.

    Cambodian Trees: Digitally Projected Deities and Spirits on the Streets of Cambodia, by French artist Clement Briend

    The Asia Foundation | 14 November 2012: "Bloggers Discuss Internet Freedom at 2012 BlogFest in Cambodia" (From left to right, Panelists Sopheap Chak of Global Voices and Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR), David Isaksson of Spider (moderator), Moses Ngeth of Community Legal Education Centre, and Ramana Sorn of CCHR participate in a discussion titled “Practical Aspects of Internet Empowerment: Gender, Language & Civic Engagement” at the third BlogFest, held in Siem Reap.)

    International Herald Tribune | 14 Nov 2012: Hun Sen, the long-serving prime minister of Cambodia, will play host to a regional summit meeting next week that President Obama is scheduled to attend. A new report recounts decades of human rights abuses in #Cambodia. Read more: rendezvous.blogs....

    Bayon Temple is a well-known and richly decorated Khmer temple at Angkor in Cambodia. Built in the late 12th century or early 13th century as the official state temple of the Mahayana Buddhist King Jayavarman VII, the Bayon stands at the centre of Jayavarman's capital, Angkor Thom. Following Jayavarman's death, it was modified and augmented by later Hindu and Theravada Buddhist kings in accordance with their own religious preferences. Wikipedia:

    17 October 2012: Cambodians this week mourned King Norodom Sihanouk, who died in China while seeking medical treatment since January. The 89-year-old former monarch held many roles in government and was king on more than one occasion, starting in 1941. He gave up the throne to his son, Norodom Sihamoni, in 2004. Sihanouk led the country through its independence from France in 1953 and was connected to much turmoil in the country over the last 50 years. A crowd estimated at 200,000 ...

    Cambodian Apsara Dancers. Wikipedia:

    Angkor, in Cambodia’s northern province of Siem Reap, is one of the most important archaeological sites of Southeast Asia. It extends over approximately 400 square kilometres and consists of scores of temples, hydraulic structures (basins, dykes, reservoirs, canals) as well as communication routes. For several centuries Angkor, was the centre of the Khmer Kingdom.

    2 November 2012: Cambodia's government has approved a controversial hydroelectric dam on a tributary of the Mekong River. Damming the Mekong River has caused widespread controversy in South East Asia. Although hydroelectric dams allow countries to generate vast amounts of electricity, they also threaten massive changes to the ecosystem across the Mekong basin.