December 26, 2013
From Christmas 2013 Around the World, one of 40 photos. Young children hold Christingles, meaning “Christ Lights”, during a festive church service on Christmas Eve in Hong Kong, on December 24, 2013. The services derive from a Moravian custom of distributing lit candles to children on Christmas Eve in order to celebrate Christ, the light of the world. A Christingle is made of an orange, representing the world, with a red ribbon around it representing the blood of Jesus. Fruits and sweets are skewered onto cocktail sticks which are pushed into the orange representing the fruits of the earth and the four seasons. A lit candle is finally pushed into the center of the orange representing Christ, the light of the world. (Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

From Christmas 2013 Around the World, one of 40 photos. Young children hold Christingles, meaning “Christ Lights”, during a festive church service on Christmas Eve in Hong Kong, on December 24, 2013. The services derive from a Moravian custom of distributing lit candles to children on Christmas Eve in order to celebrate Christ, the light of the world. A Christingle is made of an orange, representing the world, with a red ribbon around it representing the blood of Jesus. Fruits and sweets are skewered onto cocktail sticks which are pushed into the orange representing the fruits of the earth and the four seasons. A lit candle is finally pushed into the center of the orange representing Christ, the light of the world. (Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images)

February 14, 2013
From Valentine’s Day 2013, one of 34 photos. African penguins receive valentines from biologist Crystal Crimbchin at The California Academy of Sciences African penguin exhibit in San Francisco, on February 13, 2013. The valentines will be used as nesting material. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

From Valentine’s Day 2013, one of 34 photos. African penguins receive valentines from biologist Crystal Crimbchin at The California Academy of Sciences African penguin exhibit in San Francisco, on February 13, 2013. The valentines will be used as nesting material. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

December 21, 2012
From Christmas Time Around The World, one of 39 photos. Gregory Gull Jr., dressed as Santa, throws fresh snow in the air in Crested Butte, Colorado, on December 20, 2012. Over 32 inches of snow fell on the mountains during the past seven days. (AP Photo/Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Nathan Bilow)

From Christmas Time Around The World, one of 39 photos. Gregory Gull Jr., dressed as Santa, throws fresh snow in the air in Crested Butte, Colorado, on December 20, 2012. Over 32 inches of snow fell on the mountains during the past seven days. (AP Photo/Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Nathan Bilow)

February 14, 2012
From Valentine’s Day 2012, one of 37photos. Here, a couple kisses during a flashmob organized by a local television station on the eve of Valentine’s Day in the Russian city of Stavropol, on February 13, 2012. (Reuters/Eduard Korniyenko)

From Valentine’s Day 2012, one of 37photos. Here, a couple kisses during a flashmob organized by a local television station on the eve of Valentine’s Day in the Russian city of Stavropol, on February 13, 2012. (Reuters/Eduard Korniyenko)

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