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A runner falls in front of ''Miura'' fighting bulls during the running of the bulls, at the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, Monday, July 14, 2014. Revelers from around the world arrive to Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight days of the running of the bulls.

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A runner falls in front of Miura fighting bulls during the running of the bulls at the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, on Monday

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A festival goer enjoys herself in the crowd during day one of the Wireless Festival at Perry Park, Birmingham on Friday

 Dancers dressed in traditional costume perform dance under the colorful ornaments of Tanabata during the Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival on July 4, 2014 in Hiratsuka, Japan. Tanabata is a Japanese star festival celebrated on July 7 every year. People enjoy going out wearing traditional yukata robe and write their wishes on colorful paper strips to hang on bamboo trees.

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Dancers dressed in traditional costume perform under the colourful ornaments of Tanabata during the Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival on Friday in Hiratsuka, Japan

The crowd watching Rudimental on the Pyramid Stage, at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday June 27, 2014.

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The crowd watching Rudimental on the Pyramid Stage on the first day of the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset

Festival goers arrive ahead of Glastonbury music festival, England, Thursday, June 26, 2014. Thousands of music fans will attend the festival this year to see headliners Dolly Parton, Arcade Fire, Metallica and Kasabian

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Festival goers arrive at the Glastonbury music festival in Somerset, England. Headline acts include Dolly Parton, Arcade Fire, Metallica and Kasabian

Festival goers arriving for the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset

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Festival goers arrive for the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset on Wednesday

Tibetans throw praying papers on horseback as they gather for a traditional praying festival called "Wei Sang", in Hongyuan county...Tibetans throw praying papers on horseback as they gather for a traditional praying festival called "Wei Sang", in Hongyuan county of Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province June 18, 2014. The festival is usually held in every May or June, when Tibetans burn tree branches to create smoke and throw praying papers to wish for good fortunes and a better pasture season. Picture taken June 18, 2014. REUTERS/China Daily (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY RELIGION ANIMALS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA

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Tibetans throw prayer papers as they gather for the traditional praying festival called “Wei Sang”, in Hongyuan county of Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, China. During the festival, which is held in May or June, Tibetans burn tree branches to create smoke and throw prayer papers to wish for good fortune and a better harvest season. Read more

Participants of the Khamoro World Roma Festival dance through the historical centre of Prague May 30, 2014. The festival aims to showcase Roma culture and improve relations between society and members of the Roma community, according to the organisers.

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Participants of the Khamoro World Roma Festival dance through the historical centre of Prague

Chichester Cathedral handout photo of a view inside the cathedral during their 2014 Festival of Flowers. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday May 29, 2014. Fifty thousand flowers and thousands of visitors are expected at Chichester Cathedral over the 2014 Festival of Flowers over the next few days. This biennial event welcomes visitors from all over the world who come to experience what has been called the  gold standard  of Flower Festivals.

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Fifty thousand flowers and thousands of visitors are expected at Chichester Cathedral over the 2014 Festival of Flowers over the next week

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A Nepalese man sweeps the stairs of the Boudhanath Stupa during Buddha Jayanti, or Buddha Purnima, festival in Katmandu, Nepal, on Wednesday.