Monks wearing masks and traditional attire perform a dance on the first day of the two day "Hemis Festival" at the Hemis Gompa, the oldest and biggest monastery in Ladakh region, some 45 Kilometers ... more 
Monks wearing masks and traditional attire perform a dance on the first day of the two day "Hemis Festival" at the Hemis Gompa, the oldest and biggest monastery in Ladakh region, some 45 Kilometers (28 miles) southeast of Leh, India, Sunday, July 10, 2011.The annual festival marks the birth anniversary of the monastery's founder Padmasambhava.(AP Photo/Dar Yasin) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dar Yasin
Sun, Jul 10, 2011 1:00 PM EDT