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Mystery veils Laos' Stonehenge

Mystery veils Laos' Stonehenge
trefwoorden: Loas - kruiken - crematie - 1e eeuw
Plain of Jars relics are 2,000-year-old archeological wonder
The first time Sousath Phetrasy saw the huge stone jars scattered in a grassy field, he was entranced.
Carefully avoiding old unexploded bombs in the ground, the Laotian businessman walked among hundreds of the ancient, lichen-covered containers, each one large enough to hold a person. The biggest weighed more than 6 tons.
From that moment in 1990, the jars became his obsession. He quit his state job and moved to northern Laos to be near them.

Lees verder bij: Det News (13 november 2003)