Ban Prasat Archaeological Site
Ban Prasat Archaeological Site is located at Moo 7, Ban Prasat Tai. Prasat District. From the city to Highway 2 (Nakhon Ratchasima – Khon Kaen 44 km to the junction to a 1 km left if traveling by bus from Bangkok or Nakhon Ratchasima The cable car going to Khon Kaen Nong Khai, Udon Thani, Kalasin, or 0.44 km for cars and motorcycles for hire from the entrance to the village.
Ban Prasat Archaeological Site is the second from Ban Chiang. To be published in an outdoor nature museum. From the assumption that the evidence found. A community living in this area since prehistoric times to modern history. There is evidence of group culture and Khmer traditional Dvaravati between 1,500-3,000 years ago, digging holes, renovated and opened to visit a third of the total.
Digging a hole that a skeleton buried in the soil each session. Each generation looks to embed a different era 3,000 years in the soil level, bottom depth 5.5 m skeleton will turn heads to the southeastern era 2,500 years turning heads easterly era 2,000 years turning heads towards south. But the motto is buried is similar to the shell bead jewelry such as rings bronze bangle bracelet jewelry bronze head made of bronze vessels of the dead and buried along with the dead. During the third stage is a pottery clay coated red A cord pattern. Main characteristics of the neck is narrow mouth container door. But he has some high cards like a master. Some look like a short round later that year in the period 1500 to look into a container Phimai black is black polished surface coarse some
Excavations at two holes in the soil found traces of Buddhist religious sites in the 13-16 century called “Ku Prasat, and Buddha heads found in the same period. Dvaravati a local art. In addition, the clay sculptures women hold half of the hand out like a pregnant belly. Parts and stucco designs decorated the castle.
The third hole was excavated in the soil skeleton at 5.5 m. All are women. It is noteworthy that the bone structure in every hole has no head.Container was broken before the rods to be buried together. Archeologists assume that the skeleton of a woman who was executed and the parade head to pillory And found the skull in combination in another one. The distance was only 500 meters from the castle to the villagers together, making merit ceremony on April 21 of each year.