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Ushiku Great Buddha
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Ushiku Great Buddha

Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Japan
Best of: Statue, Buddhism
Ushiku Daibutsu is a statue located in Ushiku, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. Completed in 1993, it stands a total of 120 metres (390 ft) tall, including the 10 m (33 ft) base and 10m lotus platform. As of 2016, it is one of the top three tallest statues in the world.
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