On December 24, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Inaugurated the Shivaji Samarak in the presence onany political leaders.
So, why is this statue the largest and tallest in the world ?
Let’s compare it with the tallest statue ever built in the world.
1. Spring Temple Buddha, China.
It is the tallest statue in the world which is 153 meter of height, located in Henan, China.
The Construction of this statue Start ed in 1997 and it took 12 years to complete it Construction as the statue was completed in the year 2008.
Whereas the shiv samarak will take only three and half years to complete it Construction.
Also, it is 47 meter taller than the spring Temple Buddha.
It was estimated $55 million for the construction of Spring temple Buddha.
2. Laykyun Setkyar, Myanmar.
This statue have height of 116 meter, situated in Monywa, Myanmar.
The construction of Laykyun Setkyar started in 1996 and took above 12 years to complete it’s Construction.
It was completed in the year 2008.
Compared to the Chatrapati Shivaji Memorial, statue it is 74 metre shorter.
3. Ushiku Daibutsu, Japan
The great Buddha statue have height of 110 meter without measuring 10 meter tall base.
This Buddha statue is completely made up of Bronze.
Compared to the Chatrapati Shivaji Memorial located in Mumbai, it is 80 metre shorter in height.
4. Guan Yin, Japan.
The statue of Guan Yin, Buddhist Goddess of compassion in China.
The height of this statue is 108 meter.
This statue have three different faces.
It took around 6 years for the completion of this statue of goddess.
The Chatrapati Shivji samrak is 82 metre taller than this Saturday located in China. Thereby, breaking all the record in the world.
5. Sendai Daikannan, Japan.
Sendai Daikannan is the 100 meter tall statue located in Sendai, Japan.
The Statue represent Japanese Buddhist statue.
Compared to the Chatrapati Shivaji Memorial it is a approximately 90 metre shorter than this statue.
And also the time of Construction is only about 4 years.
6. Peter the Great statue, Russia.
This statue was built within the memory of russian emperor peter i, who ruled the U.S for 43 years.
The ninety eight meter tall peter the exquisite statue going through moskva river in moscow metropolis.
The statue turned into designed by means of the georgian fashion designer zurab tsereteli, used six hundred tons of stainless steel and bronze.
The Construction of this statue was completed in 1997.
The shiv smarak is 92 metre taller than this statue.
7. Great Buddha of Thailand, Thailand.
Great Buddha of Thailand is the measuring height of 92 meter.
The construction of this statue started in 1990 and completed in 2008.
It took complete 18 years to complete it’s complete.
The statue is made of cement and covered with golden paint.
The Chatrapati Shivaji Memorial stand taller than this statue by 98 metre.
8. Statue of Liberty, USA.
Total overall height from the base of the pedestal foundation to the tip of the torch is 305 feet. That is the height of this statue is 93 metre.
The Statue has a 35-foot area covered.
Total weight of the Statue of Liberty is 450,000 pounds.
So, Compared to the Chatrapati Shivaji Memorial, it is 97 metre shorter.
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