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World's biggest Lord Shiva statue to stand tall in India soon

India is all set to get tallest Shiva statue. After the Statue of Unity, India will witness the tallest Shiva Statue.

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New Delhi Published on: May 30, 2019 21:21 IST
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World's biggest Lord Shiva statue to stand tall in India soon

India is all set to get tallest Shiva statue. After the Statue of Unity, India will witness the tallest Shiva Statue. 

According to reports,the statue of Shiva is in the final stage of completion. It is being constructed at Ganesh Tekri in Rajasthan's Nathdwara, which is the landmark monument built with 2,500 tonnes of refined steel. 

According to the Mirage Group which is responsible for the construction of the tallest Shiva statue, "the statue will be glazed by high-quality copper, holding a zinc built pedestal on which the entire statue sits."

The statue will be 351 feet tall and will be having 3 viewing galleries at different heights. In fact, Shiva's statue will be the fourth tallest statue in the world, the other three being the Statue of Unity, Spring Temple Buddha, and Laykyun Setkyar. 

According to the reports of Dainik Bhaskar, the statue will be completed by August. In fact, according to the website of the Miraj Group, the construction of this statue had begun in 2013. 

Also, reports suggest that the statue will be complemented by one of Nandi, which is going to be about 37 feet wide and 25 feet tall in size.

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