World Heritage Site Ahu Tahai , Easter Island , Pacific Ocean , Chile The Ahu Is ...
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Description: World Heritage Site Ahu Tahai , Easter Island , Pacific Ocean , Chile The Ahu is on the shore with the figures facing inland The Moai are chiefly the living faces ( aringa ora ) of deified ancestors , who are buried in the Ahu ( the platform on which the Moai stand ) The figures have extremely large heads and planar features This Moai is wearing its original hat of red volcanic tufa