Situated in Wat Sra Kampaeng Noi, Ban Klang, Tambon Kayung, the Khmer Ruins comprises of laterite stupa and a chapel with a big pond at the front, all are in the embrace of laterite wall. Once it had a stone carved lintel depicting ‘the Varun God’, the god of rain, sitting on the throne above three swans. The carving was placed over kirtimukha. The Khmer Ruins in Bapuan is dated back to the 11th century. In the first place, it was used for religious purposes. Then in the 13th cenutry, under the reign on King Chaya Varama VII, bayon architectural style was added. During such time, the ruins was called ‘Arokaya Sala’ to serve as a community hospital.
- Open days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
06:00 to 18:00
Sisaket-Uthumporn Pisai Rd., Khayung, Uthumphon Phisai, Sisaket 33120 Thailand