The Matsu Pilgrimage (Taiwan). 'This mother of all walks across Taiwan is, appropriately enough, dedicated to Matsu (‘old granny’), the maternal patron deity of the island. For 350km, hundreds of thousands of the faithful follow a revered statue of Matsu across Taiwan, while several million more participate in local events.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/taiwan
Elephant shows scale. The Peruvudaiyar Kovil, also known as Brihadeeswara Temple, RajaRajeswara Temple and Rajarajeswaram at Thanjavur in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva and an art of the work achieved by Cholas in Tamil architecture. The temple is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Great Living Chola Temples"