#Russia: Drone Captures Majesty of Worker & Kolkhoz Woman Statue

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Monument to Dmitry Donskoy

Dmitry Donskoy Monument gif

The monument to the Grand Prince of Moscow and Vladimir cities Dmitry Donskoy (Dmitry of the Don) of the Rurik Dynasty (2014). On September 8, 1380, at the Kulikovo field, near the Don river, he defeated Mamai’s army. Dmitry Donskoy is venerated as a Saint in the Russian Orthodox Church.

Photos by Sergey Armeyskov.

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Worker and Kolkhoz Woman

The sculpture Worker and Kolkhoz Woman (Rabochiy i Kolkhoznitsa) by Vera Mukhina, 1937. The concept by Boris Iofan.