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"Ivolginsky Datsan, located in East Siberia near Lake Baikal, is the most important Buddhist monastery in Russia. It is also home to a phenomenon that continues to intrigue scientists and attract believers by the thousands the preserved body of the Khambo Lama, who died in 1927 and is still sitting upright in the lotus position..."
http://www.sacred-destinations.com/russia/ivolginsky-datsan-buddhist-temple.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivolginsky_datsan

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  • Copyright: Kseniya Vishnivetskaya (Ligiya) (17)
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  • Date Taken: 2007-07-02
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