Offbeat Pictures of The Week - May 23

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Three-wheeler taxis are seen lined up during an event where Buddhist... News PhotoBuddhism,Colombo,Event,Flag,Horizontal,In A Row,Mode of Transport,Religion,Religious Celebration,Sri Lanka,TaxiPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThree-wheeler taxis are seen lined up during an event where Buddhist flags were placed onto the vehicles in Colombo on May 23, 2013, ahead of the country's main Buddhist festival of Wesak. Sri Lankan Buddhists are preparing to celebrate Wesak, which commemorates the birth of Buddha, his attaining enlightenment and his passing away on the full moon day of May which falls on May 24 this year. AFP PHOTO/Ishara S. KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)