Sacred statue found in Cambodia

A sacred statue of a cow was discovered on an ancient hill in Preah Vihear province on Saturday and is now being kept at a local museum.

A local villager, Leak Socheat, 32, from Choam Ksan district’s Yeang commune found the statue of Preah Ko (Holy Cow) and handed it to archaeologists.

According to Prak Sovannara, the director-general of the culture ministry’s heritage department, the statue was given to experts in Preah Vihear on Sunday.

In full: https://www.nst.com.my/world/region/2020/06/597561/sacred-statue-found-cambodia

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