An exiled Tibetan lights candles in front of her house in India as Tibetans mark the death anniversary of Tsongkhapa, the founder of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism to which the Dalai Lama belongs.

In this Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, file photo, an exile Tibetan lights candles in front of her house as Tibetans mark the death anniversary of Tsongkhapa, in Dharmsala, India. Tsongkhapa is the founder of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism to which the Dalai Lama belongs. (AP Photo /Ashwini Bhatia, File)

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, a South Korean provincial governor is escorted by South Korean troops inside the Demilitarized Zone that bisects the world’s most heavily fortified border on the divided Korean Peninsula.

In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, file photo, South Korean Gangwon Province Governor Choi Moon-soon, center left, is escorted by South Korean army soldiers as he visits inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in the central section of the inter-Korean border in Cheorwon, South Korea. South Korea's president says U.S. President Donald Trump told him he has a
In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, file photo, South Korean Gangwon Province Governor Choi Moon-soon, center left, is escorted by South Korean army soldiers as he visits inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in the central section of the inter-Korean border in Cheorwon, South Korea. South Korea’s president says U.S. President Donald Trump told him he has a “very friendly view” of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and wants to grant his wishes if he denuclearizes. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

In India, people wait for free food as they mark the death anniversary of Bhim Rao Ambedkar, a prominent campaigner against social discrimination based on castes.

In this Dec. 5, 2018, file photo, a child waits in a queue for free food as thousands gather to mark Bhim Rao Ambedkar's death anniversary at Chaithyabhoomi in Mumbai, India. Ambedkar, an untouchable, was one of India's prominent freedom fighters and the chief architect of the Indian Constitution that outlawed discrimination based on caste. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade, File)
In this Dec. 5, 2018, file photo, a child waits in a queue for free food as thousands gather to mark Bhim Rao Ambedkar’s death anniversary at Chaithyabhoomi in Mumbai, India. Ambedkar, an untouchable, was one of India’s prominent freedom fighters and the chief architect of the Indian Constitution that outlawed discrimination based on caste. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade, File)

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and musician Nick Jonas pose for photographs at their wedding reception in New Delhi.

In this Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, file photo, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and musician Nick Jonas stand for photographs at their wedding reception in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File)
In this Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, file photo, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra and musician Nick Jonas stand for photographs at their wedding reception in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File)

Indian Muslim brides sit during a mass wedding in Ahmadabad.

In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, file photo, Indian Muslim brides sit during a mass wedding where sixty five couple got married in Ahmadabad, India. Mass weddings in India are organized by social organizations primarily to help the economically backward families who cannot afford the high ceremony costs as well as the customary dowry and expensive gifts that are still prevalent in many communities. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)
In this Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, file photo, Indian Muslim brides sit during a mass wedding where sixty five couple got married in Ahmadabad, India. Mass weddings in India are organized by social organizations primarily to help the economically backward families who cannot afford the high ceremony costs as well as the customary dowry and expensive gifts that are still prevalent in many communities. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)

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In this Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, file photo, an installation for the Hong Kong Pulse Light Festival is lit up against the Central business center in Hong Kong. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)
In this Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, file photo, an installation for the Hong Kong Pulse Light Festival is lit up against the Central business center in Hong Kong. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)

This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Masayo Yoshida in Tokyo.

In this Monday, Dec, 3, 2018, file photo, a fisherman casts his line out on a lake during sunset in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Dec, 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo, File)
In this Monday, Dec, 3, 2018, file photo, a fisherman casts his line out on a lake during sunset in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Monday, Dec, 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo, File)

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In this Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, file photo, a Nepalese priest performs rituals during Bala Chaturdashi festival at the Pashupatinath Hindu temple in Kathmandu, Nepal. Bala Chaturdashi is celebrated in memory of departed family members by lighting oil lamps and scattering seven types of grains along a prescribed route. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha, File)
In this Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, file photo, a Nepalese priest performs rituals during Bala Chaturdashi festival at the Pashupatinath Hindu temple in Kathmandu, Nepal. Bala Chaturdashi is celebrated in memory of departed family members by lighting oil lamps and scattering seven types of grains along a prescribed route. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha, File)

Source: The Associated Press

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