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The Great Buddha of Thailand, located at the Wat Muang temple in the central Thai province of Ang Thong, is a 300-foot-tall, 210-foot-wide statue of the Buddha seated in a posture called the Maravijaya Attitude. Made of concrete and painted gold, the statue took 18 years to build before it was finished in 2008. Today, it is the tallest statue in Thailand and the second tallest in Southeast Asia.