Patriarch Kirill’s Meeting With Penguins in Antarctica Goes Viral

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Recently, Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill has traveled to the Antarctic. There, he visited the only permanent church in the South Pole, met the scientists at a Russian polar station, and interacted with penguins.

The religious leader bundled up and took a walk on the shore, where penguins kept him a company.

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Images and footage of him with penguins went viral in social media.

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