Winter Olympics 2014

10 Stunning Images from the Opening Ceremony

A show of hands, a dazzling fireworks display, a girl and a red balloon – these moments are worth a second look


A group of Russian dancers points their hands upward while performing during the Sochi Winter Olympics's opening ceremony. The ceremony, themed "Dreams of Russia," featured a montage of the country's historical and cultural highlights.

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