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This will be the biggest lying Buddha in Vietnam. The statue of Shakyamuni Buddha lying down and preparing to pass into nirvana is 73 meters (240 feet) long and 29 meters (95 feet) high. It will be inaugurated this year at Som Rong pagoda in Soc Trang Province, Mekong Delta, Vietnam. The lying Buddha image represents the time Buddha entered nirvana on the full moon day of February in 544 B.C.—the beginning of the Buddhist calendar, which is commonly used by more than 376 million Buddhist followers worldwide.

National Geographic Your Shot — 22/9/2020

Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Vietnam with this captivating fine-art print capturing the essence of spiritual tranquility. This extraordinary photograph showcases the grandeur of the largest lying Buddha in Vietnam, a magnificent statue of Shakyamuni Buddha at Som Rong Pagoda in Soc Trang Province, Mekong Delta.

The photograph skillfully frames the 73-meter (240 feet) long and 29-meter (95 feet) high statue, allowing viewers to appreciate the sheer scale of this awe-inspiring masterpiece. The image captures the essence of the moment as the Buddha lies gracefully, preparing to enter nirvana—a symbolic representation of the profound journey towards enlightenment.

The play of light and shadow accentuates the intricate details of the Buddha’s form, highlighting the serene expression on his face. The composition elegantly captures the spiritual significance of the event, commemorating the Buddha’s entry into nirvana on the full moon day of February in 544 B.C. This momentous occasion marks the beginning of the Buddhist calendar, a shared cultural and spiritual reference for over 376 million Buddhist followers around the globe.

The photograph not only serves as a visual feast for the eyes but also invites contemplation and reflection on the teachings of Buddhism. It encapsulates the rich cultural heritage of Vietnam, inviting viewers to embark on a journey of spiritual introspection. This fine-art print is more than just an image; it is a portal to a sacred moment frozen in time, inviting you to connect with the profound spirituality of the lying Buddha in Vietnam.

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CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

Every fine art photograph is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, duly signed by Tran Tuan Viet.