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On the summit of Świnica (2301 m) in the Tatra Mountains. 
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On the summit of Świnica (2301 m) in the Tatra Mountains.
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Świnica (2301 m)View south from ŚwinicaVysoká and KončistáVeľký Rozsutec and Malý RozsutecBabia GóraSlovak mountainsNosalHavran and Ždiarska vidlaCzarne Ściany and Belianske Tatry
The Golgotha Hill on the Calvary Pathways in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska with chapels dating back to early 17th century. 
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The Golgotha Hill on the Calvary Pathways in Kalwaria Zebrzydowska with chapels dating back to early 17th century.
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Inside the wooden church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Rajbrot. 
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Inside the wooden church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Rajbrot.
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Crucifixion scene (16th century) in the church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in RajbrotChurch of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Rajbrot: 16th century sculpture of Holy Mary
The Railwayman's Day 2009 in Kraków: inside the so-called Papal Train, built in 2006 to be used on the route from Kraków to Wadowice, the birthplace of Pope John Paul II. 
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The Railwayman's Day 2009 in Kraków: inside the so-called Papal Train, built in 2006 to be used on the route from Kraków to Wadowice, the birthplace of Pope John Paul II.
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The Papal Train
Inside the Sedlec Ossuary, a small Roman Catholic chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints in Sedlec, a suburb of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic. 
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Inside the Sedlec Ossuary, a small Roman Catholic chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints in Sedlec, a suburb of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic.

The ossuary is estimated to contain the skeletons of between 40,000 and 70,000 people, many of whom have had their bones artistically arranged to form decorations and furnishings for the chapel.

Henry, the abbot of the Cistercian monastery in Sedlec, was sent to the Palestine (Holy Land) by King Otakar II of Bohemia in 1278. When he returned, he brought with him a small amount of earth he had removed from Golgotha and sprinkled it over the abbey cemetery. The word of this pious act soon spread and the cemetery in Sedlec became a desirable burial site throughout Central Europe. During the Black Death in the mid 14th century, and after the Hussite Wars in the early 15th century, many thousands of people were buried there and the cemetery had to be greatly enlarged.

Around 1400 a Gothic church was built in the center of the cemetery with a vaulted upper level and a lower chapel to be used as an ossuary for the mass graves unearthed during construction, or simply slated for demolition to make room for new burials. After 1511 the task of exhuming skeletons and stacking their bones in the chapel was, according to legend, given to a half-blind monk of the order.

Between 1703 and 1710 a new entrance was constructed to support the front wall, which was leaning outward, and the upper chapel was rebuilt. This work, in the Czech Baroque style, was designed by Jan Santini Aichel.

In 1870, František Rint, a woodcarver, was employed by the Schwarzenberg family to put the bone heaps into order. The macabre result of his effort speaks for itself. Four enormous bell-shaped mounds occupy the corners of the chapel. An enormous chandelier of bones, which contains at least one of every bone in the human body, hangs from the center of the nave with garlands of skulls draping the vault. Other works include piers and monstrances flanking the altar, a large Schwarzenberg coat-of-arms, and the signature of Rint, also executed in bone, on the wall near the entrance. (Text from Wikipedia).

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