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Fact About The Biggest Sculpture
The mind-blowing statue of an eagle that brings an old myth back to life created by a famous filmmaker Rajiv Anchal. The Ramayana epic, written in Sanskrit, tells a story about a giant eagle of the Ramayana who fell while fighting against Ravana, to save a Hindu goddess Sita. The residents of Chadayamangalam village in Kollam district, Kerala, had known the story for many years, now it has been brought back to life in the best way possible. Legend has it that it was on a rocky peak near the village that the mythological giant eagle of the Ramayana fell while fighting Ravana. Thereafter, the place came to be known as ‘Jatayumangalam’. Over the years, it became Chadayamangalam and the peak became Jatayupara (Jatayu rock).
The author of the sculpture also says how important it is to not turn the monument from a cultural one into a religious one. According to him “Jatayu died protecting a woman’s honor and that is what the sculpture stands for.This dedication to the Hindu epic Ramayana is also a tribute to Women’s Safety and honour. But Anchal believes it’s important to not turn the monument from a cultural one into a religious one.
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Beautiful Giant Sculpture Jatayu :
The Jatayu in concrete is the world’s largest bird sculpture. This masterpiece creation of Mr Rajiv Anchal (a film director and sculptor). He took 10 years of dedicated work by him and his team of experienced sculptors. This beautiful giant statue of Jatayu is built on a mighty rock named Jatayupara (para means rock in Malayalam). With its staggering set of measurements, it also features meticulous details including individually decorated and layered feathers.
The mind-blowing statue of this eagle has impressive wings that splay onto the ground. It Constructed out of compacted concrete (except for the talons, which are stainless steel). Jatayu is an embodiment of valour and chivalry. visually stunning, the sculpture is also an adventure and Nature Park.
Size Of Jayatu :
It is the biggest sculpture of a bird in the world. It is lying flat on its back with wings spread across 150ft, while stretching 200ft from tail feathers to head. And talons rising 70ft into the air, it is also build on top of the 1,000ft-high Jatayupara towers.
The Jatayu Nature Park (Jatayu Earth Cente) is located in the heart of Kerala. It is located on a hill-top in Kollam district in Kerala. No requirement of special transportation to get in to the park. However visitors required to use a cable car to reach the top of the park. Visitors intending to enter the park must obtain a paid ticket. Tourists may only bring cameras. There is restictions to carry bags. Lockers are available for other items and there will be a security screening process before entering the top.
Helicopter service can also be arranged and reservations can also be made online.
What is Jatayu Earth’s Center?
The Jatayu Earth Center, also known as Jatayu Nature Park or Jatayu Rock. It is a park and tourism centre at Chadayamangalam in Kollam district of Kerala. Jatayu Earth’s Centre is a ₹100 crore eco-tourism project designed on a BOT (build-operate-transfer) model. BOT between the Government of Kerala and Guruchandrika Builders and Property, a company owned by Rajiv Anchal. The company has leased the Government-owned land for 30 years. Although the project took flight in 2008, construction began only by 2011.
The Jatayu sculpture, a building with a 15,000 sq ft floor area. It is made of roller-compacted concrete (RCC), except for the talons which are stainless steel. Investors expect the project to break even within five years of opening.
Other Activities Area At Jatayu Earth’s Center :
This adventure eco-park. If you ever visit the place, it’s not only the sculpture that is interesting in the area. There is also plenty of other interesting activities for the tourists such as abseiling, zip-lining, rock climbing rappelling. There is also paintball, and rifle shooting. Inside it lies a digital museum. A 6D theater and one can get a bird’s eye view of the surrounding countryside via an observation deck located inside the animal’s eyes. There is also an Ayurvedic resort nearby as well as a museum.
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