Participation of Pagodas in Conservation of Angkor Park Promoted
Phnom Penh, September 01, 2023 --
The APSARA National Authority organised a workshop on "Pagodas in Angkor Park and other pagodas in the area under the management of the APSARA National Authority'' at Reach Bo pagoda in Siem Reap provincial city on Sept. 1.
According to the APSARA National Authority, the event is aimed to cultivate love, care, and conservation of Angkor Park, which is a World Heritage Site through the participation of pagodas.
This workshop was presided over by Samdech Preah Brahma Rattanamony Sereysovano Pin Sem, Chief Monk of Reach Bo pagoda, H.E. Norak Rattanawatno, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Cults and Religious Affairs, and H.E. Dr. Hang Peou, Director General of APSARA National Authority, with the participation of about 200 people who are representatives from 61 pagodas in Angkor Park and other pagodas in the area controlled by APSARA National Authority and the pagoda committees.
The workshop also included a presentation on "Pagodas in Angkor Park and other pagodas in the area under the management of the APSARA National Authority'' and the advice of Samdech Preah Brahma Rattanamony Sereysovano Pin Sem.
In the afternoon, the participants will join a field visit to Wat Po Pei Deum, Wat Kork Talon, Wat Angkor Khang Tbong, and Wat Ta Prohm Meanchey.