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Pilgrims in traditional Bavarian folk costumes stand beneath three... News PhotoAltar,Bavaria,Bestof,Bestpix,Celebration,Cultures,Following,German Culture,Germany,Golf,Horizontal,Human Interest,Moving Up,Outdoors,Pilgrimage,Religion,Spirituality,Topics,TopixPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2014 Getty ImagesFISCHBACHAU, GERMANY - MAY 29: Pilgrims in traditional Bavarian folk costumes stand beneath three crosses on the Kalvarienberg-mountain and follow an outdoor mass to celebrate Ascension (in German called Christi Himmelfahrt) at the open-air altar at Birkenstein on May 29, 2014 near Fischbachau, Germany. Approximately 2,000 pilgrims from 40 different folk group associations participated in the annual event to mark Jesus Christ's ascension to Heaven. Bavaria is predominantly Catholic. (Photo by Joerg Koch/Getty Images)