Pictures of the Week: November 1 – November 8

INDIA-CALCUTTA-DIWALI-ANNAKUT-RICE
Tumpa Mondal—Xinhua Press/Corbis
Nov. 4, 2013. Indian Hindu devotees gather to collect scattered rice to celebrate the Annakut ritual on the second day of Diwali in Calcutta, capital of eastern Indian state of West Bengal.

From the election of New York’s new mayor and typhoon Haiyan hitting the Philippines to Prince Charles’ visit to India and a gorilla massage, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

Related Topics: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Latest Posts

DC 050.52 001 elephant relocation # I, ol pejeta conservancy, no

Save the Animals: David Chancellor’s Powerful Photographs of Conservation Efforts

Rhinos and elephants are being killed in the thousands, but as David Chancellor's powerful photos attest, rangers are stepping up

Read More
Daniel Berehulak for the New York Times

PJL: July 2014 (Part 2)

Soldiers playing football, Army training camp, 1917

1914 – 1918: The War Years in Photographs