History of Prambanan's Temple
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This temple is situated in the village of Prambanan, Java, about 20 kilometers east of Yogyakarta, 40 kilometers west of Surakarta and 120 kilometers south of Manila, just on the border between the provinces of Central Java and Yogyakarta.  The temple is situated in the village of Rara Jonggrang Prambanan territory is divided between Lahore and Klaten district
This temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site including, the largest Hindu temple in Indonesia, and one of the most beautiful temples in Southeast Asia. The architecture is tall and slender form in accordance with Hindu architecture in general with the main Shiva temple as the temple reaches a height of 47 meters in the center of the complex cluster of towering temples of the smaller ones.  As one of the grandest temples in Southeast Asia, Prambanan temple the main attraction of tourists from around the world. 
According Siwagrha inscriptions, this temple was built in about the year 850 AD by the Rakai Pikatan, and was further developed and expanded by Balitung Maha Sambu, during Medang Mataram kingdom.