Project Name: Sakyamuni Bronze Buddha Statue
Dimension: H 65m X W40m X D23m
Material: Copper Bronze + Mild Steel
Finish: Lacquer Coated
Completion Year: 2019
Installation Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Photo: Rendering from Sino Sculpture Group
This large sitting Buddha Statue is a bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni. This large bronze Buddha will be completed in 2019, and it will locate in a famous Temple in Bangkok, Thailand, which called Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen. The temple is widely known because of the meditation master Luang Pu Sodh Candasaro. The bronze Buddha was designed by the meditation gesture of master Luang Pu Sodh Candasaro.
After established, the sitting bronze Buddha will become the largest bronze sitting Buddha in the world. In left behind of the large bronze Buddha, it is a huge stupa. This Stupa was constructed in 2012 by the abbot Somdet Chuang. The stupa has made the temple a popular attraction for international tourists.
The Buddha Statue is 65 meters (213 ft) tall, weighs over 965 tons, and will be constructed from 1040 bronze pieces. In addition to the exterior components, there is a strong steel framework inside to support the heavy load. The Lotus Throne petal number is 60 (30 big petals and 30 small petals) And the hair number is 365 pieces, that means meditation for everyday. Under the Lotus Throne, it is a 6meters high concrete building.
Photo: 1:50 Ccale Clay Model for Approval of Venerable Monks from The Temple
Photos: 1:10 Scale Clay Model
Photo: 1:1 scale Facial and Hands model for Approval.
Photos: Bronze forging work in Sino Sculpture's factory
Photos: Site Installation