Surin governor calls on citizens to visit Ta Muen Thom

August 13th, 2008 - 10:41 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi  

Surin province Governor Poonsak Pranutnoraphan (พูลศักดิ์ ประณุทนรพาล) stated that the Ta Muen Thom temple’s are an interesting historical site and are unique amongst the nation’s other sites as they feature up to 3 kinds of temple in a short vicinity.

The temples sit on the very border of Thailand and Cambodia and are constructed of sand stone. The three temples which establish the compound historically were used for Hindu rituals. Mr. Poonsak reiterated that they were a great historical treasure of the nation.

The governor called on citizens to visit the tourist attraction, assuring that travel is convenient and the site is safely secured by the military.

Source : National News Bureau, Public Relations Department of Thailand

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