Gallery: Spring Temple Buddha
Blog: Spring Temple Buddha
Location: Fodushan Scenic Area,Lushan County, Henan,China
Construction: Started on 1998 and was completed on 1 September 2008
Total Height: 208 meters (including base)
Project Total Cost: 55 million dollars
The Spring Temple Buddha holds Guinness World Record of being the tallest statue in the world.The Spring Temple Buddha derives its name from the nearby Tianrui hot spring. The statue depicts Vairocana Buddha standing over the base of the lotus flower with his right hand making the gesture of ‘Karana Mudra’.