Text: The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion is the largest stupa in the Western world.
Vision: Views of the Great Stupa in daytime, showing the grounds and statues. View of the elephant statue and the Great Stupa behind it. Close-up view of the prayer wheels spinning. Internal view of people praying in the Great Stupa. External view of the Great Stupa, Buddha statue and star statue in the grounds. View of the Great Stupa and the grounds as night falls and the lights come on.
Text: Upgrades to the lighting and infrastructure will support night time events throughout the year.
Vision: View of the grounds and Great Stupa all lit up at night. Close-up view of garden lights and statues in the garden all lit up in various colours. Close-up view of the Great Stupa in purple and orange colours. View of people enjoying the display of lights.
Text: This will mean more cultural and tourism opportunities for Bendigo.
Vision: View of dancers at night at Illumin8 Festival. View of the Great Stupa in pink and fireworks. View of the Great Stupa in purple with the fireworks and garden lights. Close-up view of elephant statue and the Great Stupa in rainbow colours, a walk through the garden of lights.
Text: Supported by $520,000 from the Victorian Government.
Vision: Close-up view of lights in the trees and the star statue lit up. View of the Great Stupa in rainbow colours. View of statues and trees lit up at night.
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For the full article please refer back to Illuminating the Way: lighting up The Great stupa of Universal Compassion