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The 15 Tallest Statues in the World

Following are the rundown of the fifteen tallest statues in the world


Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel


1-The Statue of Unity, depicting Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, one of the founding fathers of India, amid its inauguration in Kevadia, in the western state of Gujarat, India, on October 31, 2018. The landmark, standing 597 feet (182 meters) tall, is presently the tallest statue in the world.


Spring Temple Buddha Statue


2-Stairs pave the way to the 420-foot (128-meter) Spring Temple Buddha statue, presently the second tallest in the world. The statue remains close to the town of Zhaocun, in Lushan County, Henan, China, and was finished in 2008.


Buddha standing


3-Laykyun Sekkya, in Khatakan Taung, Myanmar, a statue of Buddha standing 380 feet (115.8 meters) tall which is placed 3rd tallest statue in the world.


Great Buddha


4-The Ushiku Great Buddha in Ibaraki, Japan, shot on April 29, 2018. The 330-foot-tall (100-meter-tall) statue, finished in 1993, held the title of the world’s tallest statue for a long time, and now holds the fourth-place opening.


Sendai Daikannon


5-The cityscape of Sendai, Japan, with the 330-foot-tall (100-meter-tall) Sendai Daikannon out there, saw from Mount Aoba. The 5the tallest statue in the world.


Guishan Guanyin


6-The 325-foot-tall (99-meter-tall) Guishan Guanyin of the Thousand Hands and Eyes, captured in Miyin Temple in Weishan, Changsha, China.


Big Buddha


7-The Big Buddha of Thailand at Wat Muang Temple in Ang Thong Province, Thailand. The situated figure estimates 302 feet (92 meters) tall.


Dai Kannon


8-The 289-foot-tall (88-meter-tall) Dai Kannon of Kita no Miyako park ignores a celebration in Takasaki, Japan. The landmark delineates the bodhisattva Guanyin, or Avalokitesvara.

Tallest Statues in the World


The Motherland Calls


9-A flying photograph demonstrates the Mamayev Kurgan World War II remembrance complex with the statue The Motherland Calls in Volgograd, Russia, on August 22, 2017. The landmark, the tallest statue in Russia, stands 279 feet (85 meters) tall.


Awaji Kannon, or Heiwa Kannon


10-At No. 10: the Awaji Kannon, or Heiwa Kannon, a 260-foot-tall (80-meter-tall) portrayal of Guanyin, remaining on Japan’s Awaji Island


Grand Buddha


11-The 259-foot-tall (79-meter-tall) Grand Buddha statue in Ling Shan, Jiangsu, China


Guanyin of Nanshan


12-The Guanyin of Nanshan, shot on October 25, 2017, in Sanya, Hainan, China. The statue, finished in 2005, measures 256 feet (78 meters) tall.

Tallest Statues in the World


Dizang Pusa


13-A priest strolls before the 249-foot-tall (76-meter-tall) bronze statue of Dizang Pusa, a bodhisattva referred to in Mahayana Buddhism as the defender of animals in the heck, in Mount Jiuhua, Anhui, China, in October 2017.


Guanyin


14-The 249-foot-tall (76-meter-tall) Guanyin statue in Hong Kong’s Tsz Shan Monastery


Garuda Wisnu Kencana


15-And the fifteenth taIIest statue on the planet: the Garuda Wisnu Kencana statue in Bali, estimating 246 feet (75 meters). The copper-and-steel landmark of Lord Vishnu riding on the legendary flying creature Garuda opened in September 2018.

Tallest Statues in the World

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