Wat Langka Phnom Penh

Wat Langka Phnom Penh
-Overview of Wat Langka in Phnom Penh Wat Langka is reputedly one of Phnom Penh’s five original wats (1422). First established as a sanctuary for the Holy Writings and a meeting place for Cambodian and Sri Lankan monks, the Wat was named in honor of these meetings. Just southwest of the Independence Monument. About Wat Langka in Phnom Penh Part of the radical revolutionary program of the Khmer Rouge involved the destruction of Khmer Buddhism. It is said that there were only a dozen mo...
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