(World's largest monolithic statue of Lord Buddha, 17 meters high, weighing 350 tons, standing on a lotus, installed on the rock of Gibraltar in the Hussiansagar lake, Hyderabad, (A.P.), India.)

 

THE STANDING BUDDHA

In this world of fashion and passion
Buddha stands for compassion and dispassion.

In this world of industrialization and commercialization
Buddha stands for humanization and spiritualization.

In this world of diversity and complexity
Buddha stands for unity and clarity.

In this world of conflict and poverty
Buddha stands for peace and prosperity.

In this world of consumerism
Buddha stands for contentmentism.

This world with its attraction for customer oriented dhamma
Buddha stands for truth oriented dhamma.

Statue of Liberty stands for freedom
Statue of Buddha stands for virtue and wisdom.

MAY ALL GET ESTABLISHED IN VIRTUE & WISDOM

Ven. M. Vinayarakkhita
Dharmayatanaya,
Maharagama.