Into the Wild: Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

Monks give a warm welcome to the “Peace Buddha” statue – a gift from India to the historic, landmark Rhododendron Park and Botanika in Bremen, Germany.

Year: 2017

Location: Bremen, Germany

Description: WWL transported a unique piece of cargo – a “Peace Buddha” statue – from India to Germany, in January. The statue – designed after the “Peace Buddha” statue in New Delhi, India – is a gift from India’s Tibetan Cultural Center to the historic Rhododendron Park and Botanika in Bremen, Germany, to symbolize peace and international understanding. The Tibetan Cultural Center is gifting five Peace Buddha Statues worldwide and the historical Rhododendron Park was chosen to display Europe’s statue. The statue brings a bit of exoticism to Germany.

Voting deadline: Midnight on Monday, April 3, 2017