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Sunny Siberia

Unforgiving climatic conditions, a never-ending forest and a very sparse population are the things that first come to mind when one thinks of Siberia. Well, there was certainly a never-ending forest, I still see trees flash by when I close my eyes. 846 more words


The world‘s oldest & deepest lake

In this interactive map, you can explore the fauna and flora of Lake Baikal, the oldest and deepest lake in the world.


For more information, please visit the Environmental Monitoring of Lake Baikal website: … 42 more words

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Giants of the Siberian Taiga Forest

I can’t bend my fingers into a fist. My knees are stiff and bruised, and I have finally shaved my legs to unveil the scabby remains of bug bites. 1,193 more words

Lessons Learned From Camping In Siberia

Our little camp in southeastern Siberia truly began to feel like a home, like the place I should be. My sleeping bag was a great bed; I was untroubled by camping night after night for two weeks. 676 more words



Lake Baikal, Irkutsk, Russia


Sthree Varsha Women Kingdom Rishi Varsha Russia Hindu Texts

Russia was known as Rishi Varsha an it surrounded the Bharata Varsha as described in the Puranas.

There have migrations from India, from the Sarasvati Valley Civilization,from the Dravida Kingdoms, and from the North again. 573 more words


Day 1 - Transsiberian Express - Eastbound

Tonight we depart for Moscow to start our Transsiberian by Private Train.
Our route:
Moscow, Kazan, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Lake Baikal, Ulan Bator and Beijing. 16 more words