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Monlam Prayer Festival - 05 Feb 2009
Monlam Prayer Festival - 05 Feb 2009
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February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009....
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB8TE
February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB8SI
February 05, 2009
Footprints carved in wood, which locals believe were made by a worshipper who prayed at the same spot...
TONGREN, China
Footprints carved in wood, which locals believe were made by a worshipper who prayed at the same spot...
Footprints carved in wood, which locals believe were made by a worshipper who prayed at the same spot for decades, are seen at a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 05, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan monk leaves a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan...
TONGREN, China
An ethnic Tibetan monk leaves a monastery in Tongren
An ethnic Tibetan monk leaves a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB8UE
February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009....
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009....
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a ceremony at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB8TG
February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB8VA
February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 05, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 5, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB7LS
February 04, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks watch a performance of religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks watch a performance of religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Young ethnic Tibetan monks watch a performance of religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB7LM
February 04, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan boy, known to locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan monk wears a mask during religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province...
TONGREN, China
An ethnic Tibetan monk wears a mask during religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
An ethnic Tibetan monk wears a mask during religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession around a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan boy, known to locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dance at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dances at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks perform religious dance at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan boy, known to locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
A monk who controls the crowd with a stick wears a mask while people watch religious performances at...
TONGREN, China
A monk who controls the crowd with a stick wears a mask while people watch religious performances at...
A monk who controls the crowd with a stick wears a mask while people watch religious performances at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 04, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan boy, known to locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession...
An ethnic Tibetan boy, known to the locals as the "Living Buddha", is carried in a cart during a procession around a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 4, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gathered to celebrate Monlam, or the Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB6JB
February 03, 2009
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
A young ethnic Tibetan monk has his face painted as he walks in a procession to display a giant "thangka",...
TONGREN, China
A young ethnic Tibetan monk has his face painted as he walks in a procession near Tongren
A young ethnic Tibetan monk has his face painted as he walks in a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks and pilgrims display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks and pilgrims display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed...
Ethnic Tibetan monks and pilgrims display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill outside...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka" outside a monastery near Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka" outside a monastery near Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill...
TONGREN, China
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka" outside a monastery near Tongren
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill...
TONGREN, China
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka" outside a monastery near Tongren
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers watch a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren
A young ethnic Tibetan monk runs to a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks join a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on a...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks join a procession to display a giant "thangka" near Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks join a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
A young ethnic Tibetan monk attends a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
A young ethnic Tibetan monk attends a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
A young ethnic Tibetan monk attends a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed...
TONGREN, China
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of a giant thangka outside a monastery in Tongren
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers carry a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on...
TONGREN, China
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers carry a giant "thangka" outside a monastery near Tongren
Local ethnic Tibetan villagers carry a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession to display a giant "thangka" near Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks walk in a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan villager waits for the start of a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred...
TONGREN, China
An ethnic Tibetan villager waits for the start of a procession to display a giant "thangka" near Tongren...
An ethnic Tibetan villager waits for the start of a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
Young ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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RTXB6JR
February 03, 2009
Young ethnic Tibetan monks run away after receiving blessed food at a prayer meeting in a monastery near...
TONGREN, China
Young ethnic Tibetan monks run away after receiving blessed food at a prayer meeting in a monastery near...
Young ethnic Tibetan monks run away after receiving blessed food at a prayer meeting in a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2,...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks attend a prayer meeting at a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
Ethnic Tibetan monks display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill...
TONGREN, China
Ethnic Tibetan monks display a giant "thangka" outside a monastery in Tongren
Ethnic Tibetan monks display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 03, 2009
A boy prays as ethnic Tibetan monks walk by in a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting...
TONGREN, China
A boy prays as ethnic Tibetan monks walk by in a procession near Tongren
A boy prays as ethnic Tibetan monks walk by in a procession to display a giant "thangka", a sacred painting on cloth, on a hill outside a monastery near Tongren, Qinghai province February 3, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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February 02, 2009
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of stones shortly before they will be covered by a giant thangka,...
TONGREN, China
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of stones shortly before they will be covered by a giant thangka...
An ethnic Tibetan monk walks in front of stones shortly before they will be covered by a giant thangka, a sacred painting on cloth, to be displayed on a hill outside a monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province February 2, 2009. Local Tibetan monks and pilgrims gather to celebrate Monlam, or Great Prayer Festival, one of the most important festivals in Tibetan Buddhism. REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (CHINA)
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