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Cathedral of Christ our Savior

The symbol of Russian Orthodoxy in Moscow. Was turned at one time into a swimming pool an was torn down by Stalin to create an enormous monument to Lenin. After Communism was failing, the Orthodox church found the original blueprints and asked for an offering to rebuild it. They did.

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Taken on April 2, 2010