Ushiku Great Buddha, Higashi Honganji Temple, Japan
On-site Mounting Process
The bronze plates of the Buddha are installed and calibrated on the ground section by section, and then it is hoisted on the main steel structure in different areas for assembly.
The hands and feet being assembled and calibrated on the ground.
The head being assembled and calibrated on the ground.
The torso of the Buddha divided into 10 sections are hoisted and calibrated section by section.
Completion of 120-meter-high Ushiku Great Buddha Statue.
1993 - Awarded with the “Guinness World Record of the Highest Buddha Statue”.
1997 – Awarded with the “Taiwan Top Ten Outstanding Professionals in the Architectural Industry of Golden Tripod Award”.
1997 - Received the certificate of appreciation from Tokyo Honganji Temple.