New Year's Day

Latest New Year's Day Items
    Cambodia Khmer New Year.JPEG-0cc14.jpg

    Cambodia Khmer New Year.JPEG-0cc14.jpg

    Local villagers pray surrounding the small sand hills, locally called "Sam-ang Phnom" , praying to mark the end of Khmer New Year, from April 14 to 16, at Phneat Sampaly pagoda, on the outskirt of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Thursday, April 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Heng Sinith)


    Myanmar New Year.JPEG-00620.jpg

    Myanmar New Year.JPEG-00620.jpg

    Buddhist devotees pour water on a Buddha statue at Myanmar's landmark Shwedagon Pagoda to mark the country's traditional New Year in Yangon, Myanmar Thursday, April 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)


    Sri Lanka New Year.JPEG-08b48.jpg

    Sri Lanka New Year.JPEG-08b48.jpg

    Sri Lankan mahouts apply oil on elephants as a blessing ritual to mark the Sinhalese and Tamil traditional New Year at an elephant orphanage in Pinnawala, about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The orphanage is home to 83 elephants and a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)


    Sri Lanka New Year.JPEG-0578e.jpg

    Sri Lanka New Year.JPEG-0578e.jpg

    Sri Lankan mahouts perform rituals on elephants to mark the Sinhalese and Tamil traditional New Year at an elephant orphanage in Pinnawala, about 45 kilometers (28 miles) northeast of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The orphanage is home to 83 elephants and a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)


    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-03fd9.jpg

    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-03fd9.jpg

    People buy sweets to give as offering to a Kali temple during celebrations marking Bengali New Year in Kolkata, India, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Prayers are offered for the well-being and prosperity of the family on this day. (AP Photo/ Bikas Das)


    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-069bb.jpg

    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-069bb.jpg

    A devotees carries a basket with deities of Ganesha, the elephant-headed God, and Goddess of wealth Laxmi to perform rituals to mark Bengali New Year in Kolkata, India, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. (AP Photo/ Bikas Das)


    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-00818.jpg

    India Bengali New Year.JPEG-00818.jpg

    Hindu devotees sit on a narrow alley as a priest chants prayers during celebrations marking Bengali New Year in Kolkata, India, Tuesday, April 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)


    Bangladesh New Year.JPEG-0accb.jpg

    Bangladesh New Year.JPEG-0accb.jpg

    Bangladeshi police officers use personal transporters to escort people participating a parade to celebrate the first day of the Bangla New Year or Pahela Baisshakh, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, April 14, 2014. Thousands of Bangladeshis on Monday celebrated their new year with fairs, concerts and rallies. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)


    Myanmar Water Festival.JPEG-03807.jpg

    Myanmar Water Festival.JPEG-03807.jpg

    Revelers are sprayed water from water throwing pandal during a traditional new year water festival Monday, April 14, 2014, in Yangon, Myanmar. Myanmar began celebrating its annual days-long water festival, known as Thingyan on Sunday, marking New Year according to the traditional Burmese Lunisolar calendar. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)


Happening Now