43 of 44: A Sri Lankan inmate of the Welikada prison holds a statue of Lord Buddha as he takes part in a religious ceremony on the eve of the new year on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. Inmates of the Welikada prison, one of the largest prisons in Sri Lanka housing over four thousand prisoners, invoked blessings and ushered in the new year by engaging in Buddhist rituals. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena) (AP Photo/ Eranga Jayawardena)

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