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  • Karen Culkins

    Leshan Giant Buddha, Sichuan, China It is the largest carved stone Buddha in the world and it is by far the tallest pre-modern statue in the world. The Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996.

  • Michael Agapito

    Leshan Giant Buddha in Leshan, China. Largest carved stone Buddha in the world and tallest pre-modern statue in the world. The scary thing is, I've dreamt of this statue before... Hmmmm.

  • Yael Levey Photos

    Leshan Giant Buddha, #travel #travelinspiration #travelphotography #china #YLP100BestOf #wanderlust

  • Karen Zadanski Overmeyer

    Leshan Giant Buddha in Leshan, China...is the largest carved stone Buddha in the world and is the tallest pre-modern statue in the world. I would be totally spellbound in this spot. Bucket List!!!!

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