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Credit: Kieran Doherty/Reuters The druid Merlin walks towards the stones to start the celebrations of the winter solstice at Stonehenge, in ...

The winter solstice at Stonehenge – in pictures

The druid Merlin walks towards the stones to start the celebrations of the winter solstice at Stonehenge, in Amesbury

Creative Photography by Julia Presslauer

Creative Photography by Julia Presslauer

Self-Flagellation  A penitent prays at a chapel after performing self flagellation during an annual ritual on Good Friday, April 9, 2004 in Cutud, San Fernando, Philippines. Since the 1950's, a dozen or so penitents participate in an annual re-enactment of Christ's crucifixion, a practice that the Catholic Church frowns upon. (David Greedy, Getty Images)

GRAPHIC Photos Of Religious Impalings, Other Flagellation

Self-Flagellation A penitent prays at a chapel after performing self…

Group of Nepalese Muslims women attend special prayers during the religious festival of Eid al-fitr at sideline place of the Kashmiri Mashjid in Kathmandu, Nepal (Narendra Shrestha/EPA).

Day in pictures: 29 July 2014

Group of Nepalese Muslims women attend special prayers during the religious festival of Eid al-fitr at sideline place of the Kashmiri Mashjid in Kathmandu, Nepal (Narendra Shrestha/EPA).

The next Archbishop of Canterbury set out his support for the ordination of women bishops as his appointment was officially confirmed. Seen here with his wife, Caroline, he said his appointment as the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury was "astonishing and exciting".

Week in pictures: 3-9 November 2012

Alphonsina Bampire, Ngoma Village, Huye District, Rwanda (Jillian Edelstein/FXB International)

In pictures: Framing Hope

Alphonsina Bampire, Ngoma Village, Huye District, Rwanda (Jillian Edelstein/FXB International)

Brothers killed 12-year-old NJ girl for bike parts, authorities say - U.S. News. What is the world coming to?  :-(

Brothers killed 12-year-old NJ girl for bike parts, authorities say

Family members prayer in candlelight vigil for missing Autumn Pasquale who went missing over the weekend.

Participants in the Mudflat Olympics play a ballgame in the mud in Brunsbuettel, Germany, on July 28.  Axel Heimken, AFP/Getty Images

Participants in the Mudflat Olympics play a ballgame in the mud in Brunsbuettel, Germany, on July Axel Heimken, AFP/Getty Images

Camila Batmanghelidjh by Suki Dhanda.

Camila Batmanghelidjh: this much I know

Voyage et lueur d’espoir au bout de l’enfer afghan | Pierre Scordia - FORM-Idea

The Afghan Athletes & the Ski slope Champion

Harry Gruyaert photo of 1982 TdF stage delayed by striking farmers

Above is a Harry Gruyaert photo from the 1982 Tour de France which took a temporary break due to striking farmers.

L’AXE ANGLO-SAXON – FORM-Idea

Long distance relationship rules, how to stay away from temptation, how to solve conflicts and reunion tips will help you to save your relationship

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A Sadhu blows a conch shell as holy men bathe on the banks of the Ganges river during a procession ahead of the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, India.

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2013 - Framework - Photos and Video - Visual Storytelling from the Los Angeles Times

Pictures in the News

People look at a giant Easter egg as they gather at the Ostermarkt (Easter Market) in Vienna, Austria.

What is Salafism and should we be worried by it? | The Week UK

What is Salafism and should we be worried by it?

Forgotten people of the Sea Islands: Poignant photos of Gullah Geechee community shed light on descendants of enslaved Africans whose way of life is now facing extinction - Gullah Geechee living in the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida are direct descendants of West African Slaves brought across the Atlantic to work on plantations. The Gullah Geechee people speak a unique creole language, have their own folklore and religious customs.

Photos shed light on coastal Gullah Geechee community

Farm to table: Frank Bailey with a tray full of freshly picked beans from his garden in the Hog Hammock community on Sapelo Island

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