Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Highest Buddha Statue to Appear in Kyzyl
11.05.2012 13:23
Highest Buddha Statue to Appear in Kyzyl

In 2012, the Russia's largest Buddha statue will be built on a mountain in Kyzyl. The 15-meter gilded sculptural composition will consist of the six-meter throne with a sitting Buddha, meditating in the lotus position. Construction work started last year by volunteers.

      Installed at a height of two thousand meters above sea level, the monument will be visible from anywhere in the Tuvan capital.

      Currently, the world's highest Buddha statue is the 128-meter monument "Spring Buddha", located in China's Henan Province.

      Source: FashionTravel. Image courtesy: www.khurul.ru.

       


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Kyzyl Tuva Russian monuments  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Aeroflot Is The Strongest Airline Brand
07.02.2017
Sichuan Airlines Will Fly From Harbin to Vladivostok
11.05.2017
Long-distance Train Tickets Will Contain Pictograms
31.07.2017
Russian Tourists Opted For Antalya In Winter
30.03.2017
Adygea Mobile Application Was Launched
31.12.2016



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Leo Tolstoy  Avant-garde  Osip Mandelstam  Lokomotiv plane crash  human rights  vodka  Pertsov's House  St. Petersburg  Russia international  Russian population  Pavel Sukhoy  Russian Monuments  the Bolshoi Theatre  Moscow planetarium  Maria Sharapova  AFK Sistema  Commercial Space Flights  Belorechensk  Russian State Corporation  Red Square  architecture in Moscow  Buranovskiye Babushki  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Painting  the Urals region  Stadiums in Russia  Zenit  Russian history  Archaeological Finds  Moscow  Russian rouble  Museum Of Arcade Machines  Classical Music  Ivan the Terrible  international cooperation  Russian business  Ufa  Krasnoyarsk Museums  Russian Literature  Elmira Abrazakova  Fashion Futurum  FC CSKA  Russian Cinema  Debts  concerts in Russia  Archeology  Leningrad Region  Kronotsky Reserve   Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian tourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites