Question: When was the kingdom of Angkor founded?

Builder Yasovarman I
Founded 802 AD
Abandoned 1431 AD
Periods Middle ages

Why was Angkor Wat abandoned the city of God Kings?

Angkor, the great medieval city located near the Tonlé Sap (the “Great Lake”) in northwestern Cambodia, was abandoned by Khmer rulers in the fifteenth century in an effort to find a capital that could be more easily defended against the expansionistic Thais.

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