A mother and child bathe in the waters of Saut d’Eau, where the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared in a palm tree in the 19th century. Every year, Haitians make their way to the grove, to bathe in the waterfall, which is said to have healed the sick.
Sunrise in rural Burma.
A family celerates a baptism as part of the moulid festival in Minya.
Lida Masanovitz, 74, in Chernobyl, Ukraine.
The Dead Sea in Israel.
Students attend a safety course at the Thelogical University in Makhachkala, Dagestan. The rector of the university was killed in June 2010.
Snezhana, a blind orphan, presses her eyes to relieve pain, while sitting on her bed. Sergiev Posad, Russia
A group of Chechen dancers wearing traditional costume wait backstage before their performance in the capital of war-torn Grozny.
A field in rural Burma.
Catholic Nuns at a Church in downtown Myitkyina, Myanmar.
A soccer team made up entirely of the victims of landmines at a local gym in Grozny, Chechnya.
Lida Masanovitz, 74, and her husband, MIkhail Masanovitz, 73, in their home near Chernobyl. The couple have lived in the nuclear village their entire life.