Travel Tips: How much do you know about Asia's tallest Ganapati idol!


In this article, we are going to tell you about the biggest and tallest Ganapati idol in Asia.

good! If you are asked where is the tallest idol of Ganesh Ji present? So probably your answer will be in any state of India. Perhaps, you first spoke the name of the state of Maharashtra. Because most of Ganesha is worshiped in India only in Maharashtra. But, when you are told that this idol is not present in India but any other country of Asia, then surely your answer may be Nepal, Cambodia, or Malaysia.

But, for your information, let us know that this statue is not in India, Nepal, Cambodia, or Malaysia, but in Thailand. Yes, the largest statue of Ganesha in Asia is in Thailand. Today in this article, we are going to tell you closely about this idol. So let's know about this.

In which city of Thailand is the idol

Let us tell you that this idol is present in the city of Khlong Khwen, Thailand. The city of Khlong Khwen is also known by the name of Chachoengsao. It is known as the 'City of Ganesha'. This statue is about 40 meters high, which is completely made of bronze metal. This idol has been built in an international park, where millions of Indian tourists also visit every year for a walk.

When was the idol ready?

Seeing this idol, many people guess that this idol is centuries old. But, for your information, let us know that this idol is not centuries old, but it was built in the year 2012. The statue was built between 2008 and 2012. This place was first converted into a park and then a few years later a statue of Ganesha was installed in this park. This statue has been constructed by mixing over 800 bronze pieces.

Sculpture structure

It is said about this idol that the construction of this idol has been done in such a way that it can not cause any damage even after the coming of any storm and earthquake. Many fruits can be seen in the hands of Ganesha. There is a snake on his stomach and laddu in the trunk and a rat can be seen sitting on the feet. For your information, let us know that Ganesha is worshiped in Thailand as the god of luck and success.

About other giant statues

Talking about India, it is said that the 25 feet tall statue of Ganapati located in the Indore is the tallest statue of India. This idol was established in 1875. However, many people also believe that the Sambhal district of Uttar Pradesh also has the tallest Ganesh idol of India. If you liked this article, then do share it and be connected to read other similar articles with your website Newscrab.

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