Welcome to the Bodhisattvas of Babylon, your English-language source for ridiculously copious, detailed, and biased information on Akvarium (Aquarium). Obsessed? You've come to the right place. Bodhi-curious? Let us be your guides. Seeking enlightenment through means which don't involve Russian rock? Well, it takes all kinds. Welcome.

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Arkhangelsk

Winter is bitter and unrelenting in Arkhangelsk, they say, and “they” are well qualified meteorologists. Nevertheless, Nikrond braves the moroz to bring us a review, but will he come back Ded?

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Pushkinskya 10

What is life like on Pushkinskaya Ulitsa? Nikrond popped along in the Marshrutka to find out.

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The Secret History of Beekeeping

Do you need to study the secret history? Nikrond sticks his head in the hive and comes out to share his bee-stung visions.

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Rabid heavens
Strict boss
Get thee away from me
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