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Bayon temple stands at the exact center of the ancient capital of Angkor Thom. Around 200 faces of Lokesvara, the bodhisattva of compassion, are carved on Bayon's towers, giving it the nickname of "The Temple of Smiling Gods."

Bayon temple stands at the exact center of the ancient capital of Angkor Thom. Around 200 faces of Lokesvara, the bodhisattva of compassion, are carved on Bayon’s towers, giving it the nickname of “The Temple of Smiling Gods.”

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