The highest statue of the world

Statue called the sculpture, which is a three-dimensional image of the human figure, an animal, or even a fantastic character.

The bulk of the tallest statues of the world is concentrated in China, but also in Russia has its champions. Let's start from last place.

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Monument to Lenin

Location: Volgograd, Russia

The total height of the monument 57 meters

Year: 1973

Monument to Vladimir Lenin, which is located at the entrance of the Volga-Don canal. He brought in a Guinness Book of Records as the world's largest monument erected real living man.

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Work and Kolhoz

Location: Moscow, Russia

The total height of the monument 58 meters

Year: 1937

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'and the ideal symbol of the Soviet era. " The famous sculptural group of two figures with raised over the heads of the hammer and sickle.

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The idea of ​​the sculptor, boy and girl, represent the owners of the Soviet land - the working class and the collective farmers. The monument "The Worker and the Collective Farm Woman" is a symbol of the studio "Mosfilm".

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Independence Monument

Location: Kiev, Ukraine

The total height of the monument 61 meters

Year: 2000-2001

It is a monument dedicated to the independence of Ukraine. The monument is located in the center of Kiev on Independence Square.

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Maitreya Buddha statue in Leshan

Location: Leshan, China

The total height of the monument 71 meters

Year: 713

This Buddha statue, carved deep in the rock in the mountain Linyunshan at the confluence of three rivers of China's Sichuan province, for more than a millennium it was the tallest works of sculpture in the world.

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Statue of Guanyin in China

Location: Foshan, China

The total height of the monument 77 meters

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Buddha statue in Wuxi,

Location: Wuxi, China

The total height of the monument 88 meters

Year: 1996

This statue is considered the largest bronze statue in the world.

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Buddha statue in Ang Thong

Location: Ang Thong, Thailand

The total height of the monument 92 meters

Year: 2008

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Statue of Liberty

Location: New York, USA

The total height of the monument 93 meters

Year: 1886Camaya famous sculpture in the world, which is in the United States. Since opening the statue he served as a navigational landmark and has been used as a lighthouse.

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From the Crown, which you can climb the stairs of 365 steps, extensive views of the New York Harbor.

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The monument to Peter I

Location: Moscow, Russia

The total height of the monument 98 meters

Year: 1997

Zurab Tsereteli, commissioned by the Government of Moscow on an artificial island, is poured from the separation of the Moscow River. (Photo by Yuri Dmitrienko).

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Then the monument caused protests in public circles and architects in connection with their appearance and the lack of value for the city.

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Statue of Guanyin with a thousand hands and eyes

Location: Changsha, China

The total height of the monument 99 meters

Year: 2009

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Sendai Daykannon

Location: Sendai, Japan

The total height of the monument 100 meters

Year: 1991Ctatuya bodhisattva Avalokitesvara.

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Inside the statue goes to the elevator, where you can climb to the top.

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Motherland

Location: Kiev, Ukraine

The total height of the monument: 102 meters

Year: 1981

Statue "Motherland" is located on the high right bank of the Dnieper.

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In one hand the statue holds a 16-meter-long sword, weighing 9 tons.

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"The Motherland calls!"

Location: Volgograd, Russia

The total height of the monument: 102 meters

Year: 1967

Monument to the Heroes of the Stalingrad Battle on Mamaev Hill. The dimensions of the sculpture can be estimated to nearby people.

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It was entered in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest at the time of construction of the sculpture, the statue in the world. The length of the arms - 20 meters and sword - 33 meters. Weight sculptures - 8000 tons, and the sword - 14 tons.

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Cristo Rey

Location: Almada, Portugal

The total height of the monument: 103 meters

Year: 1959Ctatuya Christ in the city of Almada, Portugal.

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Portugal did not participate in World War II, so the woman donated money to the statue of Christ, as he saved from the death of their sons, husbands and fathers, not allowing Portugal's participation in hostilities.

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Emperors Yan and Huang

Location: Zhengzhou, China

The total height of the monument 106 meters

Year: 2007

It is a monument dedicated to two of the first emperor of China. The construction lasted 20 years and was completed in 2007.

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Statue of Guanyin in Sanya

Location: Sanya, China

The total height of the monument: 108 meters

Year: 2005

It depicts the bodhisattva Guanyin. Its construction took 6 years.

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Buddha statue Amitabhas

Location: Antennae, Japan

The total height of the monument 120 meters

Year: 1995Ctatuya located 50 kilometers north-east of Tokyo. The right hand of the statue is raised, the left is omitted, both hands are turned to the observer. In this case, index finger and thumb tips are connected, the other three fingers straightened. This gesture represents the transfer of doctrine (dharma).

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Statue of Buddha Shakyamuni

Location: Myanmar

The total height of the monument 130 meters

Year: 2008

Religious sculpture structure located in the countryside Khatakan-Taung. Construction began in 1996 and was completed 12 years later.

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Victory Monument

Location: Moscow, Russia

The total height of the monument 142 meters

Year: 1995Ctella obelisk with a bronze figure of the goddess of victory Nike.

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It is located in the Victory Park on Poklonnaya Gora.

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Spring Temple Buddha

Location: Leshan, China

The total height of the monument: 153 meters

Year: 2002

It is the largest statue in the world. Buddha Spring Temple construction plans were announced shortly after the explosion Taliban Buddhas of Bamiyan in Afghanistan. Spring Temple Buddha got its name from the hot source located near Tianrui, wherein water is cast at a temperature of 60 ° C, and known in the field for its medicinal properties.