Seven statues surround the amphitheatre in this magnificent garden, all of them overseen by a giant, 2,000-lb Buddha, which was shipped all the way from Indonesia.
It required a crane and several men to put it in place but was one of the highlights of the project.
“There are seven statues to reflect the seven days of Buddha,” says landscape designer Kurl Knight, who was the mastermind behind the creation of the garden. “These statues are positioned in the garden around the large circular area. Wherever you are in the garden, you can see the statues.”
Spread over half an acre, the garden is comprised of interconnected spaces and is designed with several purposes in mind.