Shimla has strong non secular ties to the Hindu god Hanuman and it's miles becoming that the world’s biggest statue devoted to the monkey god is stands on a hill overlooking the metropolis. The 33m high statue is located on the summit of Jakhoo Hill and the brilliant orange statue is at stark evaluation to the lush veggies of the pine cover hill.
The Hanuman Statue of Shimla has emerge as an iconic image of the location because its inauguration in 2010 and at night the statue is remove darkness from and may be visible for miles around. At the bottom of the statue is the Jakhoo Hill temple that is again committed to Hanuman. The Hanuman Statue Shimla cost $300,000 to build and became totally funded thru industrial sponsorship. The designers and architect need a monument to rival the Christ statue in Rio de Janeiro and the 33 meter tall statue surely does. The Hanuman monument weighs 1,500 tons and is the tallest statue of Hanuman in Northern India.