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Ukko – a Sacred Island of Sami People

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The Sami people are the Arctic indigenous people inhabiting Sapmi, which today encompasses parts of far northern Sweden, Norway, Finland and the Kola Peninsula of Russia. Ukko is located in lake Inari, Finland.

It May Be Behind Your Back …

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…when shooting setting of the sun.  Inari, Lapland.

Running Fast

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Jäniskoski, river Juutua, Inari, Lapland. Traces of otters can be seen in the snow.

After the Snow Blizzard

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After the snow blizzard at lake Inari, Lapland.

Old House and Drifting Snow

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It was snowing and very windy today.  Snow was drifting around  everywhere.   In the pic is a typical house of Lapland located at Lake Inari.

Saukkovaara in Kainuu – the deepest snow in Finland

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Kainuu in Central Eastern part of Finland has usually the deepest snow, and Saukkovaara where our family cottage is located has the deepest snow in Kainuu.  For now there is more than one meter deep snow layer.  I enjoyed skiing holiday with my family including granddaughters  Venla, Sanni and Hertta.

The spruces look like candles, tall and thin.  The branches do not hold much of snow, so  they do not break easily.

Winter Action

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Finally ice in the sea is supporting. Kite skiers are happy to race back and forth along the shore.