China's mega statues
Head of a legendary ethnic Miao goddess statue is lifted at the construction site of the statue, in Jianhe Coumore
A worker paints as he repairs a bronze statue of a Guan Yu, a Chinese historical figure, in Nanyang, Henan promore
Participants hold placards above their heads as they form a figure, in front of a statue of China's late Chairmore
A crane is seen next to a giant statue of Chinese late chairman Mao Zedong under construction near crop fieldsmore
A giant statue of U.S. actress Marilyn Monroe is seen at the dump site of a garbage collecting company in Guigmore
People set up sand bags to reinforce an embankment in front of an Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva statue as waves bmore
Workers carry out maintenance work on a statue at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, November 1, 2013. REUTERS/Kim more
People walk past a partially-covered statue under construction at an amusement park in Luoyang, Henan provincemore
The head of a full-scale replica of the Sphinx, which is part of an unfinished theme park that will also accommore
Panda statues are seen in front of buildings on a hazy day in Beijing, February 28, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily
People walk at the base of a large statue of the Buddhist figure called "Guanyin" in a park located next to a more
Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva statue is seen in front of buildings under construction, at Chaoyin Temple, during more
Labourers work on top of a building near a 24.2 metres tall statue of Song Qingling (Soong Ching-ling), the wimore
Statues are pictured on a hazy day in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song
A statue of Houyi, a Chinese legendary hero who shot down nine suns with his bow and arrow, is silhouetted agamore
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