The Royals of Yasodharapura
Chronology of Kings
- Jayavarman II
Click on an image to learn about a king, the temples constructed during his reign, and the photo on the card.
Protected by Victory The Great Builder The Compassionate One
Buddhism Late 12th Century
Protected by the Sun
Constructed Angkor Wat in honor of Vishnu
Protected by the Sun Longest ruling king and possibly greatest general.
Protected by the Lord of Victory. Savior of Yashodharapura.
The Silver Nandin
Palladium of Cambodia
Protected by. Victory First King of Angkor
The king who built a new capital to rival Yasodharapura.
Pictured at Angkor Wat, the Preah Khan temple was named in its honor.
The king who tried to save a dynasty.
“A lion man, he tore his enemies with the claws of his grandeur.”
Yasovarman II, founder of Yasodharapura