Top 10 tallest Hindu God Murtis (Statue or idol) in the World

Human beings are constantly trying to imagine the Supreme Being (which is formless) in a form (murti or statue or idol) to offer worship, prayers, pujas and rituals. People want the murtis of gods to be the costliest, tallest and biggest. Here is a list of top 10 tallest Hindu God Murtis (Statue or idols) in the World. Currently the tallest Hindu murti is the Shiva at Sanga in Nepal which was inaugurated in 2010.
As per Hindu tradition, the Supreme Truth (Brahman) is beyond imagination. But human beings need a form to worship and we modern day people are obsessed with size and height. So we are constantly increasing the size of Hindu Murtis. Therefore this list will be constantly updated.
Shiva Kailash Nath Mahadev at Sanga in Nepal – 143 feet (45 meter) (read more about Shiva at Sanga)

Murugan Murti at Batu Caves in Malaysia – 140 feet (42. 7 meter)


Veera Abhaya Anjaneya Hanuman Swami at Paritala near Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh in India – 135 feet (41 m)

Shiva at Murudeshwara in Karnataka in India – 122 feet (37 meter)


Shiva as Mangal Mahadev in Ganga Talao in Mauritius– 108 feet (33 meter)



Hanuman Murti at Jakhu Hills in Shimla Himachal Pradesh in India - 108 feet (33 meter)






Hanuman Murti at Nandura in Maharashtra in India – 105 feet (32 meter)


Shiva of the Har-ki-Pauri at Haridwar in Uttarakhand in India – 100 feet (30.5 meter)

Ganesha - Chinmaya Ganadhish at Kolhapur in Maharashtra in India – 85 feet (26 meter)


Hanuman of Carapichaima in Trinidad and Tobago – 85 feet (26 meter)


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Trinidad Hanuman to Kevin Rajiv Persad