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The Statue of Lord Buddha in Andhra Pradesh

The Buddha statue has been placed on the rock of Gibraltar inside the placid waters of the Hussain Sagar. It's the tallest standing monolith of 72 ft, erected like a portion of the Buddha Poornima undertaking in 1985.

The monolithic statue was chiselled out of a white granite rock, weighting 450 tons.It was carved by 200 sculptors for two years. The statue was transported to Hyderabad in November 1988.After the intial difficulties, the statue was erected on 12th April 1992 on the pedestral. Attached to it , Lumbini park was inaugurated with musical fountains, Bonsai Vegetation and a boat trip from Lumbini Park to the Buddha Statue. The entire environment displays peace and persevence. A pay a visit to to Buddha statue by boat can be a memorable experience.

How to Reach
By Road : Hyderbad, getting Capital town is well conected by Road from all main metropolitan areas in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Maharastra and Orissa.
By Rail : Becoming headquarter of South Central Railway , Properly connected from all key cities of India. Hyderabad & Secunderabad Rly Stations.
By Air : Have international airport.