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Portland LDS Temple, Lake Oswego, Oregon USA
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"Rising elegantly among towering Douglas-fir trees, the six spires of the marble-clad Portland Oregon Temple create a beautiful sight for motorists traveling Oregon's I-5, situated about 8 miles south of downtown Portland in Lake Oswego. On the east side of the temple is a serene reflection pool sitting at the base of the main spire. Visitors are welcome to walk among the gorgeous gardens that decorate the temple grounds and to obtain additional information at the public visitors' center that features films, displays, multimedia presentations, and a stunning reproduction of Thorvaldsen's Christus statue."

See: http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/portland/

The spires of the temple were being painted at the time this photo was taken.  I was not planning on shooting a 360 here but saw the temple as we were heading north on I-5 and decided to stop for a break.

Copyright: Calvin jones
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Uploaded: 10/08/2012
Updated: 10/07/2014
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Tags: temple; portland; oregon; lds; mormon
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