There are many statues in the world, then it is of any kind, such as God and etc. If someone did good works in the past or his name famous in past so, It also makes the statue for remember his name. People also make statues of the kings of ancient times. The statue is a tool to remember such an ancient time. People make statues for such memories, but there is also the tallest statue in the world, also we must know which are the tallest statue in the world. so here is the list about top 10 tallest and also biggest statues in the world.
10. Great Buddha of Thailand, (92 meters)
Construction of the Great Buddha statue was started by the Thailand government in 1990 and completed in 2008.. The statue of the Great Buddha has been built by cement and covered with golden color. This statue is away 140 km from Bangkok. This statue is 92 meters tall, so it comes at 9th in this list.
9. Statue of Liberty, US (93 meters)
Statue of Liberty is one of the wonders of the world’s seven wonders. The Statue of Liberty is located in New York, United State of America. It has a height of 93 meters. This statue was dedicated on 28 October 1886. In 1924, it was designated as a national monument. A weight of the Statue of Liberty is 225 tons. Statue of liberty come at no.9 in this list.
8. Peter the Great Statue, Russia (96 meters)
Russian-Georgian sculptor zurab tsereteli made this statue in 1997 to celebrate the 300 anniversary of the Russian Navy. This statue located in Moscow city. The statue was made in honor of Emperor Peter I, who ruled Russia for 43 years. Peter the Great Statue has a height of 96 meters, which is ranked 7th in this list. Peter the Great Statue is situated on the banks of the Moskva River.
7. Sendai Daikannon, Japan (100 meters)
The 100-meter high statue of Sendai Daikannon is located in the Sandai of Japan. This statue describes the life of Japanese Buddhist Bodhisattva. The statue is taller than Statue of Liberty. Sendai Daikannon holds the jewel on the right hand and the wisdom of water in the left hand. Elevators have also been facilitated to reach the top of this statue. so, in the list of the tallest statue, this statue come at no.7.
6. Emperors Yan and Huang, China (106 meters)
Emperors Yan and Huang is located in Zhengzhou in China. This statue has been made in memory of Chinese emperors Yan and Huang. The statue has a height of 106 meters. This statue started in 1987, which took 20 years to be ready. The government spent more than $ 22 million making this statue. The statue’s eye is 3 meters wide and the nose is 6 meters long.
5. Guan Yin of the South Sea of Sanya, China (108 meters)
Guan Yin of the South Sea of Sanya is located in Hainan in China. It has a height of 108 meters So it comes in number 5 in this list. The specialty of this statue is that it has 3 faces which are in different directions.
, Two of them have been kept towards the sea. The government took 6 years to build this huge statue. The hand in this statue shows that this country is completely protected.
4. Ushiku Daibutsu, Japan (110 meters)
Ushiku Daibutsu is ranking 4th in the world’s tallest statue, which has a height of 110 meters. This statue made from bronze. Ushiku Daibutsu means that there is a great Buddha in Ushiku. The special thing of this statue is that there are four levels in this Great Buddha’s statue. You can hear sweet music from the first level. At the 2nd level scriptural facts. You can see 3000 Buddha statues at the 3rd level. And at the top and 4th level, you can enjoy a beautiful atmosphere. You can reach to the top of this statue by elevator.
3. Laykyun Setkyar, Myanmar (116 meters)
Laykyun Setkyar is a 3rd tallest statue in the world. It has a height of 116 meters. Laykyun Setkyar is located in Monywa, Myanmar. The statue of Laykyun Setkyar started in 1996 and completed in 2008. The special thing in this statue is that an elevator is kept inside the statue. The purpose of keeping those elevators is that people can view of the whole city. The reason for keeping this statue yellow is because it is a symbol of the wisdom of Buddhism.
2. Spring Temple Buddha, China (153 meters)
Spring Temple Buddha come at no.2 in a list of tallest statue in the world. It has a height of 153 meters. This statue located in Henan, China. This statue made on a lotus which has a height of 20 meters. There is a statue made of steel, gold, and copper. The construction of this idol started in 1997 and is completed in 2008. This statue surrounded by hills has become a center of attraction for people all over the world.
1. Statue of Unity, India (182 meters)
The Statue of Unity is a statue of Sardar Patel. He was a great freedom fighter for India. Statue of Unity is located in Gujarat, India. This idol has been built on the bank of the Narmada River. It has a height of 182 meters, so It is the tallest statue in the world. The statue was started on 31 October 2013, Which was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India on October 31, 2018. This statue was built on Sardar Sarovar.