Thateng Thung

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Thateng Thung
Native Nameທ່າແຕງທູງ, ថាថេងធុង
BA#L16054
CISARK#1792
K InscriptionK.1040, K.???, K.???, K.???
Inscr. LocationIn situ
SizeSmall
ConditionRuin
TypeTemple
Location
DistrictChampassak
ProvinceChampassak
CountryLaos
Coordinates14.84066, 105.79738
History
Founded8th Century(?)
Builder(?)
MaterialSandstone
ReligionHindu
VerificationGPS



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Site Size & Condition: Small Ruin Thateng Thung (ທ່າແຕງທູງ - Pronounced: Ta-teng Toung)


This small group of adjacent sites comprises of a collection of sandstone boulders - including a carved relief - set around a natural spring with a second boulder site some 100m distant featuring an uncataloged inscription. 2 nearby rock shelters - also some 100m apart - house what appear to be small shrines, or perhaps hermit caves, and also feature 3 additional inscriptions of which only 1 is catalogued.


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