Statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Christ the Redeemer is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The statue is considered the largest Art Deco statue in the world and the 5th largest statue of Jesus in the world. It is 120 ft tall, including its pedestal, and 62 ft wide. It is located at the peak of the 2,300 ft Corcovado mountain in the Tijuca Forest National Park overlooking the city.

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The image below is the view from the statue’s platform and a panoramic image of the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Please click on image to view an enlarged version.

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