A young girl prays at a temple as Hinduism adherents celebrate the Galungan day in Denpasar on the island of Bali on May 12, 2010. The Galungan day falls every six months based on the Balinese calendar, to commemorate the victory of virtue upon evil and thank God for the earth and its contents. By Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP/Getty Images.

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