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The Motherland Calls Is also known as Mother Motherland. Located in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia.

The Motherland Calls Is also known as Mother Motherland.That is located in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia.This Motherland Calls designed by sculptor Yevgeny Vuchetich and structural engineer Nikolai Nikitin.This is tallest statue in the world.

Motherland Monument - Kyiv, Ukraine   Death-Defying Photos by Vadim Mahorov

Death-Defying Photos by Vadim Mahorov

Ukraine Travel Inspiration - Vadim Mahorov and his friends take amazing photographs of their adventures skywalking. This was taken from the top of the Motherland Monument in Kiev, Ukraine.

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The Motherland Calls (Russian: Родина-мать зовёт! Rodina-Mat' zovyot!), also called Mother Motherland, Mother Motherland Is Calling, simply The Motherland, or The Mamayev Monument, is a statue in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia, commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad. It was designed by sculptor Yevgeny Vuchetich and structural engineer Nikolai Nikitin. Declared the largest statue in the world in 1967, it is the last non-religious statue to be declared the largest; every record holder…

The Motherland Calls

"The Motherland Calls"...famous statue also known as "Mother Motherland", "Motherland is Calling", "The Motherland" or "Mother Russia".  Located in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia to commemorate the Battle of Stalingrad.  Designed by sculptor Yevgeny Vuchetich and structural engineer Nikolai Nikitin.  This statue is 279 Feet (85 Meters) tall to the tip of the sword, making it a bit taller that Lady Liberty.

"The Motherland Calls" colossal statue in Vologard, Russia

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"The Motherland Calls" colossal statue in Volvogard, Russia

The Motherland Calls was the tallest building in the world when it was constructed, measuring 279 feet from the plinth to the tip of the sword. The monument commemorates the Battle of Stalingrad and was built by Yevgeny Vuchetich in Volgograd, Russia in 1967. The figure, which is 170 feet tall, is Valentina Izotova, a native of the city, who posed for Mother Motherland.

The Motherland Calls, Mamayev Kurgan, Volgograd, Russia.

Yevgeny Vuchetich & Nikolai Nikitin.    The Motherland Calls, also called Homeland-Mother, Homeland-Mother Is Calling, simply The Motherland, or The Mamayev Monument, is a statue in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia, commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad. When the memorial was dedicated in 1967 it was the tallest sculpture in the world, measuring 87 metres (279 feet) from the tip of its sword to the top of the plinth.

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Mother Russia Statue, Russia. "The Motherland Calls."  The statue was built to memorialize the Battle of Stalingrad between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany in between the years 1942-1943. The statue was completely built in 1967 and considered the world’s tallest structure with a total height of 85 meters. The statue measures 52 meters high and the sword in the statues hand measures about 33 meters. It is located atop Mamayev Kurgan, in Volgograd, Russia, 50 miles from the Volga River.

Mother Russia Statue, Russia. "The Motherland Calls." The statue was built to memorialize the Battle of Stalingrad between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany in between the years 1942-1943. The statue was completely built in 1967 and considered the world’s tallest structure with a total height of 85 meters. The statue measures 52 meters high and the sword in the statues hand measures about 33 meters. It is located atop Mamayev Kurgan, in Volgograd, Russia, 50 miles from the Volga River.

"The motherland calls" - Ryssland 1967 till minne av Stalingrad

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This statue is in Volvograd. I have a Russian friend from this city. She told me about the statue and I needed to see it in person. It is an understatement to say that it is the biggest &**^ statue I've ever seen. It symbolizes Mother Russia & was built to commemorate those who lost their lives in the Siege of Stalingrad (the city's former name).

Mother Motherland Is Calling, simply The Motherland, or The Mamayev Monument, is a statue in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia.

This statue, also known as ‘The Motherland’ is located in Volgograd, Russia. It is a commemoration of the Battle of Stalingrad. It is the largest non-religious statue standing at 279 feet. The sword is about 105 feet in length.

"The Motherland" statue, Volgograd, Russia.

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The Motherland Calls. (Russian: Родина-мать зовёт! Rodina Mat Zovyot!). It stands 52 metres tall, and 82 metres from the feet to the tip of the 27-metre sword, dominating the skyline of the city of Stalingrad (later renamed Volgograd).

The Motherland Calls. It stands 52 metres tall, and 82 metres from the feet to the tip of the sword, dominating the skyline of the city of Stalingrad (later renamed Volgograd).

The 279 ft (87 m) tall Motherland Calls (or The Mamayev Monument), commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad in 1942-1943, designed by Yevgeny Vuchetich and Nikolai Nikitin, erected Volgograd, Russia, 1967: Mega sculptures of the world

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"These Mega-Sculptures are the Biggest in the World": The 279 ft m) tall Motherland Calls (or The Mamayev Monument), commemorating the Battle of Stalingrad in designed by Yevgeny Vuchetich and Nikolai Nikitin, erected Volgograd, Russia, 1967

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