The largest statue of the Virgin Mary with the infant in the world

The largest statue of the Virgin Mary with the infant in the world 

The largest statue of the Virgin Mary with the infant in the world is rising in Bulgaria. This statue at the entrance of the town of Haskovo is a symbol of this city. There in 2003. Is 14 meters high, is made ​​from polymer concrete, weighs 80 tons and is placed on a 17-meter postament.Total almost 32 meters. Certified by the famous Book of Guinness World Records. Statue smoothes even more impressive because it is located above the town on the southern hill. On the monument is a beautiful view. Mary is seen by the whole city because of its good location at the top and its grand size, the evening was very well lit. There is also a beautiful chapel. In 2010 the statue of the Virgin was built and the bell tower. With almost 30 meters high it is one of the highest on the Balkan Peninsula. On its top were placed eight bells of varying sizes.

 

 

 

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