Monks take part in a mass ordination ceremony for Buddhist Lent at the Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple in Pathum Thani province, north of Bangkok, Thailand, July 13, 2013.
Pakistani Muslim man prepares Iftar food for Muslim devotees to break their fast during Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Karachi.
An Indian telegraph employee processes a telegram on the last day of the 163-year-old service at the central telegraph office in Mumbai. Sunday night, the state-run telecommunications company will send its final telegram, closing down a service that fast became a relic in an age of email, reliable landlines and ubiquitous cellphones.
Two men fight with their lances at the traditional fishermen's joust tournament on river Danube in Ulm, southern Germany. The jousting contest with 16 jousting pairs in historic costumes represents historical figures and original characters of the city of Ulm.