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World's largest sleeping Buddha

Updated: 2004-10-14 02:33

Sculptors work on world's largest sleeping Buddha statue Wednesday in Yiyang County of East China's Jiangxi Province. The gigantic rock work, whose construction started on May 1st,2002, measures 68-meter-high and 416-meter-long. [newsphoto]   
The legs of the Buddha. [newsphoto]
A boy poses for photograph next to the huge toe of the Buddha. [newsphoto]
A full view of the Buddha. [newsphoto]