Largest Block of Stone in World|
BLOCK WEIGHT: 340 M.TON
COLOR: HASSAN GREEN
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Hassan, Karnataka, India
TRANSPORTED TO: Periyakuppam, Tiruvallur, Tamilnadu, India
DISTANCE BETWEEN THE TWO PLACES: 600 Kilometers.
TIME TAKEN FOR TRANSPORTATION: 14 Weeks
PURPOSE OF THIS BLOCK: Hindu God by name "Hanumanji" is going to be sculptured out of it. It is expected it will be completed in 2 years time. This may be the first time such a huge block is transported out of a quarry