Photo of the day: 15th anniversary of Admiral's canonization

Sailors attend a welcome ceremony for the holy remains of Fyodor Ushakov, the canonized Russian Admiral of the 18th century, in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Aug. 9, 2016. The holy remains were brought to St. Petersburg for the 15th anniversary of Fyodor Ushakov’s canonization.

Sailors attend a welcome ceremony for the holy remains of Fyodor Ushakov, the canonized Russian Admiral of the 18th century, in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Aug. 9, 2016. The holy remains were brought to St. Petersburg for the 15th anniversary of Fyodor Ushakov’s canonization.

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Sailors attend welcome ceremony for holy remains of naval commander

Sailors attend a welcome ceremony for the holy remains of Fyodor Ushakov, the canonized Russian Admiral of the 18th century, in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Aug. 9, 2016. The holy remains were brought to St. Petersburg for the 15th anniversary of Fyodor Ushakov’s canonization.

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