Funds for the construction of this huge structure are coming entirely from donations and you can even buy tiles that become part of the Buddha.
The big white Buddha is still under construction.
Address: Yot Sane 1, Karon, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83100, Thailand. ตำบล กะรน อำเภอเมืองภูเก็ต จังหวัด ภูเก็ต 83100, ประเทศไทย.
Photos courtesy of Jessica Rabbit, ADwarf, Staninvancouver and Max Pixel.
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