Offbeat Pictures of The Week - January 3
Devotees light candles at the shrine of Muslim Sufi Saint Data Ganj Bakhsh in Lahore on January 1, 2013. The three-day festival for Hazrat Ali Bin Usman, popularly known as Data Gunj Bakhsh, started with traditional zeal with a...More
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Girls holding saltire flags join around a thousand New Year swimmers, many in costume, who braved freezing conditions in the River Forth in front of the Forth Rail Bridge during the annual Loony Dook Swim on January 1, 2013 in South...More
'Galejadors' dance beneath the selected pine tree inside a church during 'La Festa del Pi' (The Festival of the Pine) in the village of Centelles on December 30, 2012 in Barcelona, Spain. Early in the morning men and women born in...More
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Revellers take part in the battle of 'Enfarinats', a flour fight in celebration of the Els Enfarinats festival on December 28, 2012 in Ibi, Spain. Citizens of Ibi annually celebrate the festival with a battle using flour, eggs and...More
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Costumed musicians march in the New Year Junkanoo Parade on January 1, 2013 in Nassau, Bahamas. The carnival like festival is celebrated in the early hours of the New Year and dates back to slavery days.
Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips performs live on stage at The Falls Music and Arts Festival on December 30, 2012 in Lorne, Australia.
Joel Zimmerman aka Deadmau5 performs during the Snowglobe Music Festival at Lake Tahoe Community College on December 30, 2012 in South Lake Tahoe, CA.
The Big Orange, a New Year's time ball, is prepared to be raised onto the side of the Hotel InterContinental on December 27, 2012 in Miami, Florida. The ball has been renamed 'La Gran Naranja' this year in honor of Viva Florida 500, a...More
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CLAVEL - Holidaymakers relax in a outdoor Japanese bath, on January 3, 2013 at Balnea thermal spa in Loudenvielle, southwestern France. Balnea is the first thermal spa of the French Pyrenees range of mountains. In the background,...More
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Penguins swim during the annual stocktake at ZSL London Zoo in central London on January 3, 2013. ZSL London Zoo embarked on January 3 on their annual complete head-count of every animal at the zoo, which houses over 17,000 animals.