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Thailand

The L-shaped sra of Prasat Hin Meuang Tam in Buriram. It has a low wall with a doorway, as well as an encircling staircase that descends into the water.

 

The low wall is lined with a naga, the protector of the earthly waters, which at the corners raises itself, showing its 5 hoods.

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  sra