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World’s Largest Buddha, Leshan

Since the Taliban destroyed the Buddha carvings in Afganistan, the giant Buddha at Leshan has taken the title of world’s largest Buddha.

Giant Buddha Leshan

Giant Buddha Leshan

I took a boat trip rather to look at it rather than climb to the top as I figured I’d get a better feel for the scale of the giant Buddha and I wasn’t wrong, it’s truly awe inspiring! I’ve just posted some pictures in the gallery.

I’m now in the Emei Moutains, the spiritual home of Buddhism in China visiting the temples. More tomorrow.

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