Top 10 Tallest Statue in the World

10) The Mother Calls, Russia 85 Meter

This statue have a height of 85 meters, the swords itself have length of 33 meters. This statue was designed by engineer Nikitin and sculptor Yevgeny Vuchetich and presented to the world in the year 1967. The statue contains 5500 tones of concrete and 2400 tons of metal structure the sword itself weight 14 tons.

9) Great Buddha, Thailand 92 Meter

Great Buddha of Thailand is the tallest statue in the country, measuring height of 92 meters. The entire statue made of cement and covered with golden paint This giant Buddha statue was constructed by the principles of theravada Buddhism. The construction of this status started in 1990 and completed in 2008.

8) Peter the Great Statue, Russia 98 Meter

The Peter the Great Statue is 98 Meter High monument of Peter the Great, located at the western confluence of the Moskva River and the Vodootvodny Canal in central Moscow. It was established in 1997. It weight around 1,000 tons and contains 600 tons of stainless steel, bronze and copper.

7) Sendai Daikannon, Japan 100 Meter

Sendai Daikannan is the 100 meter tall statue located in Sendai, Japan. At the time of its completion in 1991 it was the tallest statue in world. The statue represents the Japanese Buddhist Bodhisttva. This statue stands at top of hill in Sendai, can view from many part of the city.

6) Emperors Yan and Huang, China 106 Meter

This statues have height of 106 meter, located in Henan province of china. The Construction of these statues starts in 1987 and took 20 year for the completion and was completed in 2007. Government spent 22.5 million dollar for the construction of these statues. The eyes of these statue are 3 meters wide and nose have length of 6 meter.

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5) Guanyin of Nanshan, China 108 Meter

Statue have height of 108m become fifth tallest statue in the world. The statue tool 6 Years to build and was enshrined on April 24, 2015. This statue have three different faces. It is to represents the blessing from Goddess all over the world.

4) Ushiku Daibutsu, Japan 110 Meter

Completed in 1993, It stand a total 120 meter tall, including the 10m base and 10m lotus platform. The statue depicts Amitabha Buddha and is made of bronze. Ushiku Daibutsu meant for “Great Buddha in Ushiku” located in Ushiku of Japan.

3) Laykyun Setkyar, Myanmar 116 Meter

The third tallest statue in the world, have height of 116m. The construction of Laykyun Setkyar started in 1996 and completed in 2008. The statue actually stand on 13.5m throne. There is also an elevator inside the statue for visitor to getting top for enjoying panoramic view of the city.

2) Spring Temple Buddha, China 128 Meter

It is the tallest statue in the world, measuring 128m height located in Henan, china. Starting in 1997 the construction of this statue completed in the year 2008. The statue is standing on 25m tall lotus throne.

1) Statue of Unity, Gujarat, India 182 Meter

The total height of the statue from its base will be 240m consisting base level of 58m and statue of 182m. It is being construction with steel framing, reinforced cement concrete and bronze coating. The statue of unity is a monument under construction dedicated to Indian Independence movment leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

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