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A porter takes a nap in the shade of a tree near a temple in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday.
Nepalese children climb a tree while they play near the Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu, Nepal on Monday. Read more
Children in Afghanistan look at a mentally ill patient chained to a wall at the Mia Ali Baba holy shrine in the village of Samar Khel on the outskirts of Jalalabad on Thursday. At the Mia Ali Baba sanctuary the patients, presumed to be possessed by jinns (demons), are chained by the wrist inside, or in the open air to a tree, for 40 days. Read more