Khmer Empire

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In History
  • 100

    South East Asia Is Idianised

    South East Asia Is Idianised
    South-east Asia also known as Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia. Very little is known about Southeast Asian religious beliefs and practices before the indianization of the sub region. The Jawa Dwipa Hindu kingdom in Java and Sumatra existed around 200 BCE.
  • 550

    Rudravarman Of Funan Dies

    Rudravarman Of Funan Dies
    Rudravarman is mentioned in Chinese History as being the king of Funan who sent a clan mission to China in 519 CE. He was the younger son of Jayavarman of Funan and overthrew his older brother to claim the throne.
  • Jan 1, 657

    Jayavarman the First Riegns

    Jayavarman the First Riegns
    Jayavarman the first is known by the king of the Khmer empire as it evolved from the kingdom of Kambojia. He reigned from 657 CE to 681 CE. However, Jayavarman did not leave any male successors. As a result to this, it led to a division in Cambodia and the rule of Queen Jayavedi who led him and reigned from 685 CE to 720 CE
  • Jan 1, 802

    The Start of the Khmer Empire

    The Start of the Khmer Empire
    The Khmer Empire starts by Jayavarman II.
  • Jan 1, 877

    Indravarman I Reigns

    Indravarman I Reigns
    Indravarman I reigned the Khmer Empire between 877 CE and 878 CE and 889 CE and 890 CE and also constructed three major buildings. The first, Preah Ko. This was the first temple to be built in the ancient city of Hariharalaya. After this was the Bakong temple which was built near Siem Reap. Third was the Indratataka Baray. this was completed in 889CE.
  • Jan 1, 910

    Harshavarman I Reigns

    Harshavarman I Reigns
    Harshavarman I was the leader of the Khmer Empire in between the years of 910 CE and 923 CE. His spot was taken by Rajendravarman II after he died in 923 CE.
  • Jan 1, 944

    Rajendravarman II becomes King

    Rajendravarman II becomes King
    Rajendrvarman II was the heir of Harshavarman I and was the ruler between 944 CE and 967 CE. He was the nephew of the previous ruler Yasovarman I.
  • Jan 1, 1002

    Civil War

    Civil War
    In the years of 1002 CE and 1010 CE there was a civil war between two rulers. These were Jayaviravarman and Suryavarman.
  • Jan 1, 1113

    Suryavarman II Reigns

    Suryavarman II Reigns
    In the years of 1113 CE and 1150 CE Suryavarman the second was the ruler of the Khmer Empire. He was also the builder of the Angkor Wat.
  • Jan 1, 1181

    Jayavarman the seventh Reigns

    Jayavarman the seventh Reigns
    Jayavarman the seventh was the king of the Khmer Empire between the years of 1181 CE and 1220 CE. During his royalty period he focused on building lifestyle buildings to help the people live their everyday lives. After this he built a temple for his mother and father.
  • Jan 1, 1431

    The End of the Khmer Empire

    The End of the Khmer Empire
    The year 1431 CE, the Khmer Empire comes to an end. Many people have spent time investigating, but there are still many possibilities as to why it came to an end. Many theories have said that structure breakdowns were the cause.