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Here Stood a Temple

The plaque on the left says a temple bearing the name of Saint Trinity stood on this spot between 1625 and 1934. Tverskaya St., Moscow.

Moscow: Under Construction

This is how Moscow streets look today - and will look until the fall (or later) while large-scale reconstruction is in progress.https://www.instagram.com/p/BT8dgPal4II/?taken-by=suave_khmer

St. Vladimir Monument

Here is the monument to St. Vladimir, the Russian ruler who brought Christianity to Russia about 1,000 years ago.
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Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears

Moscow is not an easy place to live even for people earning relatively decent salaries.It is a hard place to be in many respects,...

The Bronze Man of Arbat

The human statue on Moscow's pedestrian Arbat strip is an actor making some extra cash on the street frequented by foreign tourists and visitors...

Artist Ilya Ptichkin Capturing Images of Old Moscow

Artist Ilya Ptichkin is trying to capture on canvas what remains of old Moscow.
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Exegi Monumentum Aere Perennius

They say half of the Moscow population are engaged in the security business (the other half apparently are in the stealing business), so a...

Accidental Photos

In the morning, roughly at 7AM, while walking my doggy I  spotted these two men sitting on a bench, chatting. The identical way in which...

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Hand-Made Bird Houses in Sokolniki Park

Every spring some folks in Russia, including big cities like Moscow, build wooden birdhouses for starlings. Actually, I never saw starlings in this particular...

Moscow Churches 1

Yelokhovsky Cathedral.Church of the Shroud of Virgin Mary.Church of Martyr Nikita.Insurrection Cathedral at Gorokhovoe Pole.https://www.instagram.com/p/BPupdhaAMD7/?taken-by=newsbeeThe Old Believers's Church near the Belarus Railway Station.

Organic Food Store with a Nasty Twist

La tienda de la comida orgánica del empresario Guerman Sterligov prohíbe a los homosexuales entrar, mientras tanto los demás reciben una sonrisa.   Две стороны бизнеса...

It’s Putin Time in Russia!

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Loneliness

You don’t see many disabled folks in Moscow because the city is not really fit for them, and not because there aren’t many.

Scary Stuff

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