Posted Jan 17, 2013By
On the eve of Saint Anthony’s Day, Saint Anthony being the patron saint of animals, hundreds ride their horses trough the narrow cobblestone streets of the small village of San Bartolome during the ‘Luminarias’ a traditional festival that dates back 500 years and is meant to purify the animals with the smoke of the bonfires, and protect them for the year to come.
Thousands of Sufi devotees from different parts of India travel to the the shrine of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti durin
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Our Lady of Fatima commemoration at the Fatima Sanctuary, in Fatima, center Portugal, Sunday, May 12, 2013. Every y
On this day – May 13, 1981 – Mehmet Ali Ağca attempts to assassinate Pope John Paul II in St. Peter’
Recent self portraits and other space oddities from Mars rover Curiosity. (NASA)