Sunday, May 25, 2008

Tian Tan Buddha on Lantau Island, Hong Kong


Tian Tan Buddha is the world's largest seated bronze Buddah and sits high above the Po Lin Monastery at Ngong Ping on Lantau Island which is part of Hong Kong.
The statue is also called the the "Big Buddha".
Wikipedia says that the statue symbolizes the harmonious relationship between man and nature, people and religion.

3 comments:

Marlon Sawyer said...

nice

Marlon Sawyer said...
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Marlon Sawyer said...

This island is a must essay have for me. It has been on my list of places to visit for a long time. Unfortunately, I never happen to have time for such distant trips.