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on August 19, 2015 in World News

Russians to Build Tallest Jesus Statue in World on Pacific Coast

Russians to Build Tallest Jesus Statue in World on Pacific Coast Taller than famous Rio de Janiero and Lisbon statues Intended as symbol of rebirth of Russian Far East and rebirth of Christianity The statue was cast in 2013 by Tsereteli, the famous Georgian-Russian sculptor, known for his gigantic projects such as a statue of Peter the Great in Moscow and ‘The Tear of Grief’ in the United States, dedicated to the struggle against world terrorism. The monument stands 50 metres taller than the world famous ‘Christ the Redeemer’ in Rio de Janeiro, and two metres higher than ‘The Christ the… View Article

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