Fact Check: The tallest Ganesha statue is in Thailand, not Indonesia.
The world's tallest Ganesha statue is at the Ganesha International Park in Klang Kluen, Thailand.
Claim :The world's tallest standing Ganesha statue is in the Islamic nation of Indonesia.
Fact :The world's tallest Ganesha statue is at the Ganesha International Park in Klang Kluen, Thailand.
Fact CheckA reverse image search revealed that the tallest statue said to be from Indonesia is actually from Thailand.A 128-feet statue was erected at Ganesha International Park in Klang Kuen District, Thailand.We found a video on YouTube with a scene similar to the image of Ganesha idol seen in the viral post and video. The description of this video published in August 2020 states that the idol is in Thailand.
The website Shriganesh.com gives the details of this statue, "This statue is made of bronze in an area of 40,000 square meters. It is the tallest Ganesha statue in the world. It has four hands, jackfruit in the upper right hand, sugarcane in the left hand, banana in the lower right hand, and mango in the left hand.
Searching Google Maps Street View confirmed that the viral post's tallest Ganesha statue is located in Bang Talat, Klang Kuen District, Thailand (Google Maps).