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This is the central square of the Kalmyk capital city, Elista. The Pagoda of Seven Days was built there in 2005 according to design of the chief architect of the city, Ahmed Boschaev. The spire of this Buddhist temple symbolizes leaving Samsara and achieving Nirvana.

GPS coordinates: 46.308016 Lat, 44.269620 Long, 122 m

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Additional Photos by Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1944 W: 46 N: 4361] (16134)
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