What is the height of the statue of equality?
The statue of equality is the second tallest sitting statue in the world with 216 ft.
The world’s tallest sitting statue is in Hong Kong, statue of equality is the second tallest sitting statue.
What is the statue made up of ?
This statue is made up of 5 metals (also called as Pancha Loha) because the legacy given by Lord Ramanujacharya swami a 1000 years ago when the rest of the world did not open its eyes, this legacy is relevant still today. In fact the need today for world peace and equality is much more than those days.
Who is Bhagwan Ramanujacharya swami and his revolutionary thoughts of equality ?
Lord Ramanujacharya swami was the first person to open the doors of the temple to even to untouchables and neglected communities in those days, and even though his own guru objected him not to give meaning of sacred mantras to others and cursed him he would go to hell if he gives the meaning to sacred mantra, but Ramanujacharya swami decided to give it to everyone who showed interest, he thought he does not mind going to hell, if the world is going to be safe from sins and misery. This is the heart of Ramanujacharya swami.
How Statue of Equality promotes World’s Peace?
Even today so many countries are fighting with each other, hating with each other in the name of religion and suffering from inequality, in such situation the message of Ramanujacharya swami is very much needed and appears fresh even today. For such people proper education is required. The statue of equality and the facilities gives the right kind of education, learning, the concept of love and world peace.
Concept of God:
The concept of 1 God taking the universe, its living organisms as its body (which is called as sharira- atma-bhava sambandha).
Key teaching of Ramanujacharya swami and how it can promote world peace ?
The key point of Ramanujacharya swami school of thought is having very much relevance for the people to understand, as the parts of the body does not quarrel with each other, similarly we as parts of God which has entire universe in its body, should not quarrel among each other does not matter which country we are born. We are all different parts of the same body, so why should we quarrel with each other.
Statue of Equality is located in Hyderabad, India – Its features :
Everyone can have his or her own faith , if this simple point is understood the quarrels will not be there. Ramanujacharya swami came up with such ideology, this person’s statue is built in Hyderabad, stands as a living example of conveying the message of equality to the whole world, we are building a vedic library for referrals, we are creating a hall of world leaders who believed and stood for the value of equality and implemented world peace,their history and achievements will be highlighted.
This is the official statement of Statue of equality spoken to everyone by Chinna Jeeyar Swami ji.