Top 10 Places to See Tallest Statues

The Motherland Calls

The Motherland Calls

The Motherland Calls, Rusia

In Russia, you might find Motherland Calls statue. It is designed by YevgenyVuchetich. The characteristic of this statue is mother with a raising sword in the right hand and her left hand makes a calling gesture. This is become the higher statue that can be found in Russia.

The Buddhas of Bamiyan

Buddhas of Bamiyan

The Buddhas of Bamiyan

In the 6th century, the Buddha’s Bamiyan was built in the Bamiyan valley, Hazarajat region, central Afghanistan. This statue shows the classical blended style with Gandhara art. The main body of this statue is hewn by sandstone cliffs, coated with stucco, and mixed by the mud straw. The coating of this statue was painted by carmine red color. It is situated in the folds, hands and faces. To boost the expression of the statue, red color is a good choice.

The Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty seen from the Circle Line ferry, Manhattan, New York

Liberty statue is the world famous statue. It is located in Liberty island, New York Harbor. This statue is become a freedom icon for United States. The statue shows robed female figures which is representing the Libertas. It is known as Roman goddess of freedom. It brings tabula ansata and torch which is describe American Declaration of Independence.

Christ the Redeemer

The Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer

Christ the Redeemer is known as a worship place for Christian. This statue show Jesus Christ replica in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This is also popular as the largest Art Deco statue which can be found in the world. It comes in 39.6 meters for tall and 30 meters for its wide. The current location of this statue is in Corcovado Mountain around Tijuca Forest National Park.

The Great Sphinx of Giza

Great Sphinx of Giza

The Great Sphinx of Giza

The Great Sphinx is known as reclining sphinx statue (lion’s body and human head). It is located in Giza Plateau, Egypt. This statue is known as the largest monolith statue that can be found in the world. It has 73.5 meters for its long, 6 meters wide, and 20.22 meters for its high. This is also famous for the oldest monumental sculpture which is built by the ancient of the Egyptian Kingdom.

Spring Temple, Buddha

The Spring Temple, Buddha

Spring Temple, Buddha

In Henan, China, you can see Vairocana Buddha statue located in Zhaocun, Henan, China. The construction of this statue is very systematic. It is built in the Tang dynasti and known as Bell of Good Luck.

The Laykyun Setkyar

Laykyun Setkyar

The Laykyun Setkyar

The second tallest statue that you might found in this world is LaykyunSetkyar. It is located in KhatakanTaung village, Monywa, Myanmar. The construction of this building was completed in the 21st February, 2008.

The Guan Yin Statue of Hainan

Guan Yin Statue of Hainan

The Guan Yin Statue of Hainan

In Hainan province, China, you can find Nanshan Temple of Sanya. It is a Guan Yin area in around south coast China. The Buddhist statue in here represent three aspects of China, two face for South China Sea, one side face for inland, and one aspect for Guan Yin cradling. This is become the tallest Guan Yin statue in the world.

Statue of Huang Di and Yan Di

The Statue of Huang Di and Yan Di

Statue of Huang Di and Yan Di

The emperor statue of Huang Di and Yan Di is become the fifth tallest statue around the world. It represents the depict two of Chinese emperors. This statue is located in Zhengzhou, Henan province. It was completed in 2007.

Statue of Peter the Great

The Statue of Peter the Great

Statue of Peter the Great

In Moscow, you might find a great statue which is specially designed by designer ZurabTsereteli, Georgian. This is famous for eight tallest statues all over the world. This statue has 84 metros for its tall. It is represent the savior of Chris Cathedral and become a war memorial complex.

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