War is in the air and “War Drums” seem to be pounding louder and louder every passing week from Nations like North Korea, Iran, China, Turkey, and Russia to name a few.  And now China suddenly unveils a 1,320-ton sculpture of the Chinese god of war “Guan Yu” which was unveiled in Jingzhou city, central China’s Hubei Province. According to the report, The fearsome bearded warrior stands 58 meters tall and watches over the panorama of the city and its people with a grave and dignified bearing.

According to Wikipedia “Guan Yu” was a general serving under the warlord Liu Bei in the late Eastern Han dynasty. He played a significant role in the civil war that led to the collapse of the dynasty and the establishment of the state of Shu Han – founded by Liu Bei – in the Three Kingdoms period. SOURCE