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Sri Lankan Hindus receive blessings from a priest holding an oil lamp... News PhotoBlessing,Colombo,Electric Lamp,Hinduism,Horizontal,Maha Shivaratri,Oil,Priest,Receiving,Religion,Religious Celebration,Sri LankaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFP Sri Lankan Hindus receive blessings from a priest holding an oil lamp during the Maha Shivaratri festival at a temple in Colombo on March 10, 2013. The festival of Maha Shivaratri is marked by Hindus fasting and offering prayers in a night long vigil. AFP PHOTO/ Ishara S. KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)