Spring Temple Buddha – The giant Buddha in Lushan

Spring Temple Buddha – The giant Buddha in Lushan

The colossal statue depicting Vairocana Buddha located in  Lushan, Henan, China, built from 1997 to 2008. It is located within the Fodushan Scenic Area. At 128 metres, including a 25 metres lotus throne, it is the second-tallest statue in the world.

It was originally estimated to consist of 1,100 pieces of copper cast, with a total weight of 1,000 tonnes. Beneath the statue is a Buddhist monastery.

Spring Temple Buddha statue

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