Christ the Redeemer,Brazil

Christ the Redeemer,Brazil

A beautiful statue of Jesus Christ.

Facts:
1. Christ the Redeemer statue (or Christo Redentor as it’s known in Portuguese) is a worldwide symbol for peace.
2. In 2008 forceful lightning struck the monument causing damage to the fingers, eyebrows and head.

Source: http://www.brazilcultureandtravel.com/rio-de-janeiro-christ-the-redeemer-statue.html

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