Yasovarman II

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Yasovarman II (Khmer: យសោវរ្ម័នទី២) was the ruler of the Khmer empire from 1160 to 1166.[1] He succeeded Dharanindravarman II.[2]:120 In 1165, he was overthrown by the mandarin Tribhuvanadityavarman.[3]:163 His rule ended with his assassination by one of his subordinates.[4]

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Dharanindravarman II
Emperor of Angkor
1160–1167
Succeeded by
Tribhuvanadityavarman

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Yasovarman II (Cambodian ruler)
  2. ^ Higham, C., 2001, The Civilization of Angkor, London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ISBN 9781842125847
  3. ^ Coedès, George (1968). Walter F. Vella, ed. The Indianized States of Southeast Asia. trans.Susan Brown Cowing. University of Hawaii Press. ISBN 978-0-8248-0368-1. 
  4. ^ Cambodia (Kampuchea)