The Spring Temple Buddha (Henan, China) is the world's tallest statue at 128 m…
30 Places to Travel This Spring
The date of Buddha’s birthday, much like that of Queen Elizabeth II, can vary. In Nepal (Buddha’s actual birthplace), it’s celebrated on the full moon day in May, priming the country for a month-long celebration. Celebrate it at sites like the holy Boudhanath, one of the country’s largest stupas, domed temples, or the main door of the Monkey Temple, Swayambhunath, which is only open for his birthday.
Größenvergleich bekannter Statuen: Spring Temple Buddha (Lushan), Freiheitsstatue (New York), Mutter-Heimat-Statue, Cristo Redentor (Rio de Janeiro) und David von Michelangelo (Florenz) http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutter-Heimat-Statue_(Wolgograd)
The Spring Temple Buddha, largest statue in the world. 153 meter (502 ft) including a 20 meter (66 ft) lotus throne and a 25 meter (82 ft) building. Construction was planned soon after the Bamiyan Buddhas were blown up by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Finished in 2008 it depicts Vairocana Buddha. Both coordinates located in the earth sign Capricorn indicator for the preservation of traditions and the appeal to resist the destruction of the buddhist inheritage.