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314 Cnr National Route 5 & Street, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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Reviewed April 1, 2019

A large statue in the middle of a busy road of a man holding a stick, good for a photo or two, what more can I say.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Steve B
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

It is very big status in city center at around about and it is secret shrine for Cambodia and it relates to the historical of City battambang. It is good time to visit and nice for taking photos on the morning because status face to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

I can't say that it is a "must see" when in Battambang but if you on a tour, your guide will probably stop here and share the legend with you. It is about a farmer who finds a magic stick. He became king because no...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

We stopped here to have a quick look. Our guide gave us a very detailed explanation as to who the god was and his importance to the local area. The locals worshipping there are obviously very used to tourists like us stopping there and taking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Ta Dumbong has very important local significance and is located at traffic roundabout on National Road 5, the name Battambang is derived from the legend Ta Dumbong.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

There is a great story behind this unique statue.The statue itself is a good landmark when entering the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Right in the middle of the road is this gigantic statue.He is a very important part of the culture up in the Battambang area.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

This Statue is for this city Battambang ,It was for local people praying what they are happening the life ...

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Pay the respect to him whenever you visit Battambang city. Number one iconic in Battambang province.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Phoury
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Ta Dumbong Statue occupies pedestal in a busy roundbout into Battambang. It is the only roundabout statue that I have evr seen people performing everyday worship at.

Date of experience: June 2018
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