Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Transportation Of World Largest Buddha Bell

Photo taken on Sept. 20, 2011 shows workers loading the world's largest Buddha bell in Wuhan City, capital of central China's Hubei Province, to transport it to the Xilai Temple of southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The bell, with height of nine meters, diameter of 6.06 meters and weight of 109 metric tons, is made of Tin-bronze by Wuhan Heavy Industry Casting & Forging Co., Ltd. The Buddhist scripture including 92,306 words has been inscribed on the bell.


Cheongsam said...

I never have seen a Buddhist cultural object so large outside of a temple setting. Nice photos.