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Photos of the Week: Orthodox Holy Week; Israeli festival stampede

By Kit Doyle — April 30, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes Holy Week for Orthodox Christians, a deadly stampede at a Jewish festival and more. 
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Photos of the Week: Easter, Holocaust Remembrance

By Jessi Dodge — April 9, 2021
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious expression around the world. This week’s photo selection includes Easter, Ramadan preparations and more.     Add to Favorite Articles

Photos of the Week: Holy Week around the world

By Kit Doyle — April 2, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes Holy Week commemorations around the world, passover and more.

Photos of the Week: Passover, protests and vigil

By Jessi Dodge — March 26, 2021
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious expression around the world. This week’s photo selection includes the start of Passover, a protest supporting the Uyghur people, vigils for the mass shooting in Colorado and more. Add to Favorite Articles

Photos of the Week: Orthodox Lent, Kashmiri Muslims

By Kit Doyle — March 19, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes the start of Lent for Orthodox Christians, Kashmiri Muslims and more.

Photos of the Week: Night of Shiva, Myanmar protests

By Kit Doyle — March 12, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes the Hindu Shivratri festival, continued Myanmar protests and more.

Photos of the Week: Francis in Iraq, unrest in Myanmar

By Kit Doyle — March 5, 2021
(RNS) — Each week Religion News Service presents a gallery of photos of religious expression around the world. This week’s photo gallery includes the first papal visit to Iraq, more unrest in Myanmar following the military coup and more. Add to Favorite Articles

Photos of the Week: Purim in Israel, Magh Mela in India

By Kit Doyle — February 26, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes costumed Purim celebrations in Israel, large Magh Mela gatherings in India and more

Photos of the Week: Serbian Orthodox patriarch, Pachamama offerings

By Kit Doyle — February 19, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes the installment of a new Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch, Andean Pachamama rituals, the start of Lent and more.

Photos of the Week: Carnival cancellations, Lunar New Year

By Kit Doyle — February 13, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes cancellations of Carnival celebrations, the Lunar New Year marking the Year of the Ox in the Chinese zodiac and more. 

Photos of the Week: Kashmiri Muslims, death rites

By Kit Doyle — February 5, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes Kashmiri Muslims, funerary rites around the world and more.

Photos of the Week: Voodoo fashion, Candlemas preparations

By Kit Doyle — January 29, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo gallery includes a voodoo fashion show in Haiti, preparations for Candlemas Day in Mexico and more.

Photos of the Week: Biden inauguration, Buddhist funeral in Nepal

By Kit Doyle — January 22, 2021
(RNS) — This week’s photo selection includes the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, a Buddhist funeral in Nepal and more.
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