Golden Buddha -- Wat Buddharangsi, Miami, Florida by njordphoto

Currently unavailable for purchase

Available to buy on…

Golden Buddha -- Wat Buddharangsi, Miami, Florida by 

Located at Wat Buddharangsi, in the Redlands area near Miami, Florida, this is the PHRABUDDHADHAMMACHINARAJ Buddha. It is a copy of the Phitsanulok Buddha in Thailand. The Buddha is primarily bronze, but as is prescribed by tradition, contains not only copper and brass but gold and silver as well. From the base to the top of the crown (or “halo”).

- it is over 23 feet in height.
- it is 80 inches from knee to knee.
- 12 feet 9 inches across at the basis.
- 9 feet 9 inches front to back.
- weighs in at approximately 5 tons.

Picture taken with a Canon 5D Mk II, tamron 28-300 VC Lens, 3 exposures, braced on a door frame at the full 300mm, processed in Aperture and Photomatix.

Any and All proceeds from the sale of this photo shall be donated to the Wat Buddharangsi for their continued construction and completion of the Wat in Miami, Florida.


phrabuddhadhammachinaraj, buddha, wat buddharangsi, miami wat, statue, buddhism, miami, hdr, canon

I’m a Miami, Florida-based photographer. I and my camera try to get out as often as possible. These images are the result. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.

If you like my images enough to buy them, please know that the income goes back into the art. Thanks for visiting!

View Full Profile


desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait