Guys throw Holy Water at Lenin, try to raise him from the Dead

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Two Russian performance artists were being held by police on Tuesday after throwing holy water at the Lenin Mausoleum on Red Square and shouting “Rise up and leave!” […] In a video of the performance posted on YouTube, the two young men are shown carrying 5-litre bottles of holy water marked with a cross from a church across the square. […] the aim of the performance was “to demolish the myth that Lenin lives forever by attempting to resurrect him on the Epiphany holiday just as Lazarus was raised from the dead.”

Raw Story: Protesters arrested after trying to raise Lenin from the dead using holy water

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