In August 31, 2013, Earth Store Bodhisattva statue of the opening ceremony in Anhui Mount Jiuhua is held in Zhejiang Province Cultural Park, vice president of the Buddhist Association of Zhejiang, the dean of the school of Ningbo Buddha, President of the Buddhist Association, Tiantong Temple Abbot monk was invited to attend the integrity. From home and abroad, 99 Buddhist monks, the dean of the mountains as the Bodhisattva statue elders to master switch. The leadership of the Buddhist Association of Chinese, Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan regions famous monk, abbot of the monastery (Abbot), South Korea and other overseas Buddhist sect, the relevant departments responsible person, as well as more than 20 domestic and foreign news media reporters nearly ten thousand people witnessed the ceremony.
Earth Store Bodhisattva monk icon subject to independent, the right hand left hand Xizhang, Tomoni pearl, a quiet solemn appearance, wonderful, a total height of 139 meters, the lotus seat and body image is 99 meters high, is the world's first high Jizo open icon. The annual spring and autumn equinox at nine in the morning, the sun rises from the Beacon Hill and Lion Peak 99 meters the Jizo statue back on the bronze statue of sun between over top hung like a natural light, the formation of magical landscapes and solemn.
It is reported that Jizo open icon from the vice president of the Buddhist Association of China, the Consultative Committee Chairman, President of the Buddhist Association of Anhui province Mount Jiuhua Buddhist Association Rende monk to constructs, in order to promote the Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva "all people" Bodhi, hell is not empty, vow Buddhahood "big wish spirit. 1998 10 menstrual approved by the Ministry of construction, the State Bureau of religious affairs. In 2005 March to start construction, completed in July 2012, 2012 September through the acceptance of the State Bureau of religious affairs, by the end of 2012 to scenic spot foreign trial operation. In August 31st, Earth Store Bodhisattva statue is approved by the State Bureau of religious and dedication to the Buddhist Association, cultural park officially opened.