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Old 01-17-2012, 04:45 PM
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Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

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Bulgarian artist Plamen Ignatov, has dedicated the last 16 years of his life to making a detailed matchstick model of the Rila Monastery, from around 6 million matchsticks.

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Rila Monastery is the largest and most famous Orthodox monasteries in Bulgaria, and is regarded as one of the most important cultural and historical monuments in Southern Europe. It is also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Re: Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

Freak!

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Re: Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

Amazing.

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Re: Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

That's bad ass!

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Re: Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

I guess there is a smoking ban in the area of the matchsticks?

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Old 01-19-2012, 03:29 AM
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Re: Man Spends 16 Years Building 6-Million-Matchstick Model

That's some serious patience right there.

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