Buddha and his spiritual ways are no alien to us. And literally every time I think or read about the divine force, there’s an adrenaline rush that spokes down my veins spewing positivity and only positivity.
More so ever, besides books and his teachings, the divinities of a monk, mendicant, sage, philosopher, teacher and a religious leader also reek out of 1,000s of statutes dedicated to the founder of Buddhism.
Whether a believer or not, these statues are something that you must add to your itinerary invariably. And trust us these paeans to the Buddhist faith make quite the impression.
1. Spring Temple Buddha, Henan, China
The second tallest statue in the world stands at a height of 420 feet and is to amaze you with its magnificent vicinity.
2. The Great Buddhas of Monywa, Myanmar
The two giant Buddha statues can be located from afar just in case you are not in Monywa to behold the same.
3. Buddha Dordenma Statue, Thimphu, Bhutan
The Buddha statue in its meditative self is definition to calm and peace juts in case you seek some.
4. Fo Guang Shan, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
A pleasure to scan a view this beautiful is one reason why you must appreciate life.
Also Read: Expecting A Baby? Here Are The Best Baby Moon Destinations For You
5. The Daibutsu of Kamakura, Japan
Buddha in his mediating state, an ancient vicinity and the murmurs of tourists under the sun, can holidays can get any better?
6. Giant Buddha, Leshan, China
Carved out of stone, the breathtaking Buddha statue attracts 1,000s of tourists every day and is one of the most popular tourist spots in China.
7. Wat Pho, Bangkok
A statue so giant that you would need superhuman camera capabilities to capture it in a single frame. Like we tried but couldn’t find a defining picture of the same so….
8. Temple Of Emerald, Buddha, Thailand
The Temple of emerald, Buddha in Thailand has a jade statue adorned in gold clothing that according to legends was created in India in 43 BC.
9. Laughing Buddha, Vinh Trang Pagoda, Vietnam
This jolly Buddha statue deserves all the places in this article for the adorability it entails. Made us laugh out loud.
10. Bongeunsa Temple, Seoul, South Korea
Facing the skyscrapers of modern Seoul afar is a man who distanced himself from the hectic world to seek peace. And look where is he now.
11. Hussain Sagar Buddha Statue
Hussain Sagar Buddha Statue may not be as appealing as the others mentioned in the article but is definitely among the most visited for the scenic views it offers.
12. Tian Tan Buddha Statue
Also read: 14 Beautiful Roads Across The World That Had Us Saying “Safar khubsurat hai manzil se bhi”
As the cable car approaches Ngong Ping, you are treated to your first views of the Tian Tan Buddha. And what could be better?