Sky Scraping Buddhist Statues : Ushiku Daibutsu - Japan




Ushiku Daibutsu located in Ushiku, Ibaraki prefecture, Japan depicts Amitabha Buddha or "Buddha of Infinite Light" and is considered as a Celestial Buddha, as described in the Mahayana scriptures. This statue is authorized by the Guinness Book of Records as the largest standing Buddha figure in the world and you can enter the inner chambers of the giant statue by elevator.


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