10 Most Famous Temples in Asia

Asia is a great continent that most of the explorers believe that it is the oldest mainland in the world and it was recorded as the source of great treasure for all humankind. There are many monuments with different styles of construction buildings, particularly different types of temple monuments. In the past time, human had a strong believe in god so they had to build the holy temples for god in order to warship and give thanks to those spirit. The strong belief played a very important role in their daily life because they thought that they could live in peace or not depending on their god willing, so they had to do something to satisfy such as building the great temples which would be the great palace for gods to stay in. Further more, people built the temples for their powerful kings as well, therefore kings were the top rank class of human after the gods. For some nations they believed that their kings were the re-carnation of the gods that loved them and came to take care them in the real world.

Among the great temples in Asia, Angkor Wat temple is the biggest religious temple built for the kings and gods warship. It is a great monument with great of decoration styles and lasting so long, thousands of year with strong look construction. Nowadays, it is the best temple destination in the world which attracts millions of visitors each year to visit and recorded as the splendid temple in human’s history.

No other continent on the planet contains so many temples as Asia. This is perhaps not surprising as Asia was the birthplace of most of the world’s mainstream religions as well as many other beliefs. A number of these, including Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism and Taoism, were the inspiration for some of the most famous temples in the world.

Angkor Wat temple. Siem Reap. Cambodia

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