A dog is dressed up for Carnival festivities in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, March 2.
A man in Gianyar, Indonesia, holds a burning coconut shell during Mesabetan Api, a Hindu purification ritual, on Wednesday, March 6.
Hall of Fame basketball player Yao Ming towers above other delegates who were attending the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing on Sunday, March 3.
Choristers from the Winchester Cathedral pose for pictures during a pancake fundraiser in Winchester, England, on Tuesday, March 5.
A woman wears a cross of ashes on her forehead during an Ash Wednesday service in San Jose, Costa Rica, on March 6.
Brides-to-be gather at a mass wedding ceremony in Ahmedabad, India, on Sunday, March 3.
A reveler takes part in Carnival celebrations in Brasilia, Brazil, on Sunday, March 3.
Poppy, a crowned sifaka, inspects a camera at a zoo in Mulhouse, France, on Tuesday, March 5.
From left, model Karlie Kloss, British Vogue chief editor Edward Enninful and media mogul Oprah Winfrey attend a Stella McCartney fashion show in Paris on Monday, March 4.