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Brahim sprinkle holy water during the annual Royal Ploughing... News PhotoAnnual Event,Bangkok,Beginnings,Cultures,Horizontal,Religion,Season,Spirituality,Thailand,WaterPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBrahim sprinkle holy water during the annual Royal Ploughing Ceremony, to mark the traditional beginning of the rice-growing season, at Sanam Luang in Bangkok on May 13, 2013. Based on what sacred oxen ate during the ceremony, court astrologers and seers predicted a good harvest, an abundance of food and plentiful water. AFP PHOTO / PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL (Photo credit should read PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP/Getty Images)