Tag: statue

Aug 8, 2017

The Hidden Buddha Surrounded by a Hill of 150,000 Lavenders

The Hidden Buddha Surrounded by a Hill of 150,000 Lavenders

On the outskirts of Sapporo, Japan, you will find a sitting Buddha hidden under a hill of lavender

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Jul 10, 2017

Picture of the Day: Religious Nature

Picture of the Day: Religious Nature

A sandstone Buddha statue nestled in the tree roots beside the minor chapels of Wat Maha That, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Province, Thailand

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Aug 25, 2016

Huge Hornet Nest Makes It Look Like Statue is Wearing a Turban

Huge Hornet Nest Makes It Look Like Statue is Wearing a Turban

Welp. Time to move to Mars

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Aug 15, 2016

There’s a Statue in Russia Dedicated to the Most Loyal Dog a City Has Ever Known

There’s a Statue in Russia Dedicated to the Most Loyal Dog a City Has Ever Known

For 7 years he returned to the same spot every day where his owners’ car crashed

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Jul 13, 2016

China Unveils Incredible Statue of Deified General, Guan Yu

China Unveils Incredible Statue of Deified General, Guan Yu

The colossal statue in Jingzhou stands 58 meters (190 ft) tall and weighs over 1,320 tonnes

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Oct 8, 2015

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

In this vintage photo taken some time between 1860 and 1929, we see the Great Sphinx of Giza with the Pyramid of Khufu in the background.

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Sep 5, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Lion’s Mound, Belgium

Picture of the Day: The Lion’s Mound, Belgium

Located in Braine-l’Alleud, Belgium, the Lion’s Mound is a large conical hill with a lion statue at the peak that commemorates the location on the battlefield of Waterloo where a musket ball struck William II of the Netherlands (the Prince of Orange) in the shoulder.

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