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The ceiling is made up of stained glass which is commonly seen in catholic churches. The world map and zodiac signs are illustrated on the stained glass. The artist behind the stained glass is the German artist Jacob Schwarzkopf. There are four pillars in the middle layer, and each pillar is tin plated. Each pillar represents the four major religions of the world, which are Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity and Islam (still under construction) The stairways to the belly of the elephant, which is the “stairways to heaven” is an art work made up of broken pieces of Benjarong pottery.

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