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During World War II the Soviet Army established the world’s only reindeer transport battalion. More than 1000 reindeer herders and 6000 reindeer were mobilized from Nenets Autonomous Okrug to the Karelian Front. History Online, World History, World War Ii, Soviet Army, Soviet Union, History Photos, Military History, Wwii, Samar

Animals At War - English Russia

Interesting news from Russia in English language.

Alvar Aalto Studio in Helsinki, Finland Brick Architecture, Chinese Architecture, Futuristic Architecture, Architecture Details, Minimalist Architecture, Futuristic Design, Robert Mallet Stevens, Architecture Organique, Archi Design

Alvar Aalto's Studio in Munkkiniemi, Helsinki

Explore peter and seija's photos on Flickr. peter and seija has uploaded 913 photos to Flickr.

Pike in Finnish mythology In Finnish mythology pike often appears as a giant fish, in Kalevala there also are couple giant pikes, Väinämöinen's kantele. Mythological Creatures, Mythical Creatures, High Fantasy, Fantasy Art, Viking Age, Norse Mythology, Gods And Goddesses, Fairy Tales, Illustration Art

Finno-Ugric heritage

Pike in Finnish mythology In Finnish mythology pike often appears as a giant fish, in Kalevala there also are couple giant pikes, Väinämöinen's kantele...

Finlandia Hall a Helsinki, Finland - Alvar Aalto. Alvar Aalto, Helsinki, Unusual Buildings, Beautiful Buildings, Architecture Organique, Architecture 101, Arch Building, Famous Architects, Le Palais

Modernist Finnish Designs of Alvar Aalto

Take a short photo gallery tour of buildings and projects by Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, the well-known modern designer of the 20th century.

Kekkonen Sotamaan mökillä Konnevedellä. Finnish Independence Day, History Of Finland, Map Pictures, Tom Of Finland, Good Old Times, World Leaders, Retro Design, Historian, My Childhood

"Kekkonen osasi käyttäytyä kuin paraskin mannekiini" – kuvaaja seurasi presidenttiä tämän matkalla synnyinkotiinsa

Presidentti Urho Kekkonen jäi lehtivalokuvaaja Heikki Y. Rissasen mieleen valtionpäämiehenä, joka ymmärsi valokuvan päälle paremmin kuin kukaan muu suomalainen poliitikko. Vuoden 1975 kesällä otetut kuvat ovat esillä Kekkosen synnyinkodissa Lepikon torpassa. Osa kuvista on täsmälleen samalta paikalta kuin missä itse näyttelykin on.

 Helsinki's famous concert hall, designed by Alvar Aalto. It's still a neat place with cool architecture, but sadly the acoustics aren't great, so the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra recently moved to the new Helsingin musiikkitalo. Amazing Architecture, Modern Architecture, Modern Buildings, Visit Helsinki, Alvar Aalto, Craftsman House Plans, Concert Hall, Walter Gropius, Beautiful Places

Ageing gracefully - Alvar Aalto’s Finlandia Hall, Helsinki — SRA Architects

John Rich recently visited Alvar Aalto’s Finlandia Hall in Helsinki, and noticed that the w eathered marble cladding had an interesting basket-weave finish. He discovered that this was in fact something of a 'happy accident' .

Kalevala Koru Bronze Pendant Necklace Made in Finland Finnish Women, Bronze Pendant, Viking Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Unique Jewelry, Selling Jewelry, Jewelery, Vintage Outfits, Helmet

Vintage Pendant with Chain by Kalevala Koru Finland Bronze

Kalevala Koru Bronze Pendant Necklace Made in Finland

of December in the midst of the October Revolution in Russia, Finland carves itself out of the chaos and declares independence. The Finnish Maiden by an unknown artist, 1906 Helsinki, Meanwhile In Finland, Finland Travel, Map Pictures, Propaganda Art, Scandinavian Countries, Dark Winter, Beautiful Places To Visit, Up Girl

21. In 1917, in the midst of October Revolution in Russia, Finland declares independence. The Finnish maiden by an unknown artist, 1906

A kantele in Finnish or harpu in Sami, is a traditional plucked string instrument of the zither family native to Finland and Karelia. The kantele has a distinctive bell-like sound. Meanwhile In Finland, Finland Food, Pulsar, Music Humor, Helsinki, Music Stuff, Musical Instruments, Throughout The World, The Incredibles

Kantele — Wikipédia

Le kantele est une cithare à cordes pincées d'origine finlandaise