Buddha Dordenma Statue in Thimphu
Buddha Dordenma Statue huge statue of Shakyamuni measures in at a tallness of 51.5 meters, making it one of the biggest statues of Buddha on the planet. The statue is made of bronze and is overlaid in gold. 125,000 littler Buddha statues have been put inside the Buddha Dordenma statue, 100,000 8 inch tall and 25,000 12 inch tall statues separately. Each of these a large number of Buddhas have likewise been thrown in bronze and overlaid. The honored position that the Buddha Dordenma sits upon is a vast contemplation corridor.
Visit the world’s largest sitting Buddha, an immense statue housing a monastery and visitors center. Enjoy a stunning view of Thimphu city from this point.
The Buddha Dordenma is situated on a slope in Kuenselphodrang Nature Park and neglects the Southern access to Thimphu Valley. The statue satisfies an old prediction going back to the eighth century A.D that was found by Terton Pema Lingpa (Religious Treasure Discoverer) and is said to radiate an atmosphere of peace and joy to the whole world.
Aside from celebrating the centennial of the Bhutanese government, it satisfies two predictions. In the twentieth century, a famous yogi forecasted that an expansive statue of either Padmasambhava, Buddha or a Phurba would be worked in the locale to offer favors, peace and joy in general world. Moreover the statue is specified in the antiquated terma (treasures) of Guru Padmasambhava himself, dating from the eighth C, and recouped by terton Pemalingpa in the fifteenth C.
Under the eyes of the Buddha statue, the Kuenselphodrang nature stop was formally opened as a recreational stop in 2011. The recreation center rations 943.4 sections of land of woods territory that encompasses the Buddha Dordenma statue and has a few charming strolling trails that range from comfortable to direct.