Ta Keo is a temple-mountain in Angkor
Possibly the first to be built entirely of sandstone by Khmers.
Like Pre Rup it has five towers
built on the uppermost level of a five-tier pyramid
consisting of overlapping terraces, surrounded by a moat,
as a symbolic depiction of Mount Meru.
Stone Sculpture on Ta Keo Temple
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