Monks walk in single file lines while participating in a university student protest against the government in Colombo
Hindu worshippers pray during the festival of Diwali at Shivm Kovi temple in Colombo
A Buddhist women prays at Sri Lanka's Independence Commemoration Hall during at an all night vigil in honour of the 62nd Independence day celebrations, in Colombo.
A woman explores a rock formation while vacationing in Arugam Bay east of Colombo
Young Buddhist monks pray on the second day of the "Nawam Maha Perahera", a Buddhist pageant of elephants, dancers and drummers held over two days, in Colombo.