The famous Vishnu Temple at Angkor Wat in Cambodia was built by

(A) Shrutavarman
(B) Suryavarman II
(C) Indravarman
(D) Aniruddha

Correct Answer : Suryavarman II
Question Asked : SSC CGL Tier-I (CBE) Exam 2016
Explanation : The Vishnu Temple at Angkor Wat in Cambodia was built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century in Yasodharapura (present-day Angkor), the capital of the Khmer Empire, as his State temple and eventual mausoleum. It was gradually transformed into a Buddhist temple toward the end of the 12th century.
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