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Temple of the great martyr Panteleimon
Russia
microdistrict Drevlyanka. Temple of the great martyr Panteleimon. Construction began in fall 2005. Officially opened on June 4, 2010. The modern architecture of the church his appearance pleases residents and visitors alike.
Copyright: Dmitry mershukov
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Uploaded: 04/01/2012
Updated: 09/02/2012
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Tags: temple; храм; church; церковь; Петрозаводск; Карелия; россия; petrozavodsk; karelia; russia; winter; night; ночь; зима
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