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Top 7 of the most colossal statues in the world

Did you know the Statue of Libery is only the 48th tallest statue on the planet? The monuments you'll find on this list are incredibly large, and you will definitely want to see them with your own eyes one day.



Which one surprised you the most? Would you like to travel to any of these statues one day? Or have you ever seen any of them in real life?

Tell us in the comments!

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29 Comments
Wendy Petersen
What a monumental waste of money!
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Feb 6, 2020 4:47PM
Anju Kapani
I was fortunate to visit Ushiku Daibutsu in Japan in April this year. My hostess in Tokyo Himani Ved drove us there. It truly a divine experience. The place has beautiful garden. This is the biggest statue of Buddha in Bronze. We went to the top by elevator. There is viewing gallery On the top. We could see Mount Fuji from there. It was really once in a life time experience.
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Nov 17, 2019 10:27AM
Vennela Rani
I am anxiously waiting for a chance to see the statues of China and Japan atleast once in my life
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Apr 7, 2020 10:25AM
bina sarmah
Mac Stoodley, Not true, all those are budhha's statue except the last one. Buddhists are not insecure ppl. They don't brag about their religion or anything about them. What ever you said, it is just opposite of their belief.
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Mar 17, 2020 6:20PM
bina sarmah
Kirk Tanaka,: He was not a regular politician, he united all the states of India to a united India.
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Mar 17, 2020 6:16PM
Rose Yepremian
marleyventures, I agree 100% Our savior doesn’t need a statue. He is living, not among the dead.
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Feb 4, 2020 4:14PM
Andrew Mullineaux
cigar, "Where"?
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Jan 26, 2020 1:16AM
ChinaGoneSilent
Jesus is The Messiah and No I dont want to go to China or Japan
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Dec 9, 2019 11:05PM
marleyventures
All, Jesus doesn't need a statue. He'll reappear one day and the statues of other's will be taken down. If you follow Him, you won't be surprised. If you don't, you will say I'm all wet. We shall see.
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Dec 9, 2019 5:29PM
sunainakv
Jerry Nelson, Jerry Nelson, The Total height of Statue of Unity stands at 240 mtrs. A base of 58 m and the statue of 182 m
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Dec 2, 2019 6:05AM
Mac Stoodley
The larger the monument; the more insecurity of their beliefs!
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Nov 27, 2019 5:48PM
carens
I’ve seen both the Great Buddha of Thailand and the Sendai Daikannon of Japan...both are impressive and in Japan you can see for miles from the top of the statue. The landscaping around both statues is impressive as well.
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Nov 25, 2019 3:00AM
Jerry Nelson
#2 is substantially larger than your #1.
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Nov 24, 2019 5:26PM
Buddhadeb Pal
It seems Buddhists feel an urge to put up tall statues. Right from Afghanistan to the far east, all countries are dotted with large statues of Gautama Buddha.
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Nov 19, 2019 1:01AM
Christine Gardner
Very interesting. The statue of "Christ The Redeemer" is tiny in comparison..... being less than 40 metres. I have been fortunate to visit beautiful Thailand and see the Great Buddha.
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Nov 17, 2019 9:15PM

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