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An estimated (though unconfirmed) 40,000 Orthodox faithful took part in the 21-km pilgrimage from the Church on the Blood to Ganina Yama on the night of July 16/17, 2012.
The above video courtesy of Вести.ru offers a glimpse of the procession from this years' Tsar's Days Festival at Ekaterinburg.
© Paul Gilbert @ Royal Russia. 19 July, 2012