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A Buddhist monk plays with his prayer beads at Po Lin Monastary on... News PhotoBuddhism,China - East Asia,Epidemic,Hong Kong,Horizontal,Illness,Killing,Monk - Religious Occupation,Pneumonia,Prayer Beads,Religion,Sudden Acute Respiratory SyndromePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA Buddhist monk plays with his prayer beads at Po Lin Monastary on Lantau Island, Hong Kong wearing a mask to protect against a killer outbreak of pneumonia known as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), 30 April 2003. Buddhists start a week celebrations of the birth of Buddah 01 May with festivities at Po Lin Monastry, home of the largest seated outdoor bronze Buddha in the world. AFP PHOTO/Peter PARKS (Photo credit should read PETER PARKS/AFP/GettyImages)