RELIGION
12/30/2014 08:45 am ET Updated Jan 04, 2015

The Most Beautiful Religious Photos Of 2014

Celebrations of light, redemption, rebirth and honoring of the gods and goddesses. In 2014, people from faith traditions around the world gathered for religious festivals and holidays, lifting up the spirit of the divine in many different ways.

These photographs capture moments from a broad array of religious celebrations, each of them moving in their own ways. Here is a look back on some of the most stunning photographs captured at religious celebrations in 2014, remembering that with the New Year comes a fresh opportunity to bring all traditions alive once again.

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Beautiful Photos From Religious Celebrations 2014
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