Coimbatore: The 112 feet tall ‘Adiyogi’ Lord Shiva steel statue which was unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 24, 2017 situated in Coimbatore at the Isha Yoga Centre, has been declared the world’s largest bust by the Guinness Books of World Records.
According to the sources the bust is 112.4 feet high, 24.99 metres wide and 147 feet long, as verified on March 11, 2017.
Speaking about the Guinness record, the representative said, “The ‘Adiyogi’ is the source of yoga and to create awareness among the people about adiyogi science.
“It took thirty months to design and eight months to erect this statue,” he said.
The face of ‘Adiyogi’, set up by the Isha Foundation led by spiritual guru Jaggi Vasudev, attracts thousands of people every day.