TIAN TAN BIG BUDDHA – Most Incredible Destination in Hong Kong
As one of the most popular tourism city in the world, Hong Kong has a lot of tourist destinations. One of best in the eyes of the tourists is the Tian Tan Buddha, or also calles as the Big Buddha.
Tien Tan Buddha Statue located at Ngong Ping, Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China. Tian Tan Big Buddha is the main destination for tourists to enjoy the natural beauty and culture of Hong Kong.
Tien Tan Buddha statue is one of the largest of the five famous statue in China. This statue has 34 meters in high and weighs 250 tons metric. This statue is made of bronze and totally completed in 1993. The total funds spent to build this statue is as many as 68 million USD. The Big Buddha Statue was created by bringing together a total of 202 pieces of bronze. Inner side of the statue is also made of steel material that strong enough to support its heavy weight.
Tien Tan Buddha was awarded as the tallest statue in the world in 2007. The opening ceremony of Tian Tan Big Buddha not only attended by monks from Hong Kong, Many monks from other countries also participated in the opening ceremony, such as monks from India, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and the United States. Not surprisingly, The Statue became the center of religious Buddhists events in Hong Kong.
Tian Tan Buddha statue built sitting on the lotus and surrounded by six smaller bronze statues known as “The Offering of the Six Devas”.
Under the Tian Tan Buddha statue, there are three special rooms in which there are relics of Buddha Gautama, to get into the rooms you have to pay a fee. there also a large-sized bell that will be sounded every seven minutes. In one day, the bell tolled 108 times in total, represents the release of 108 kinds of human problems.
Tian Tan Big Buddha opened from 10.00 to 17:45. To reach the top spot where Tian Tan Big Buddha statue located you need to climb 268 stairs. Entering this area is free of charge, but if you want to enter rooms, there is an additional cost that must be paid.
Pictures of Tian Tan Big Buddha
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