The voluptious sunbathing Jalakanyaka (mermaid) at Shankumugham Beach in Thiruvananthapuram was created using concrete, and is about 23m (75’) long.  map

Mermaid sculpture - Jalakanyaka (mermaid)

The Jalakanyaka Mermaid Statue. Photo © by Ajish KB.

It was created by award-winning sculptor Kanayi Kunhiraman on the beach in Thiruvananthapuram, close to the airport, in a park with other large sculptures.

It is by far the largest mermaid statue I have encountered so far, and is probably Earth’s largest mermaid sculpture.

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