A cyclist rides along a path near Hanover-Wuelferode, Germany, on Nov. 3.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE / DPALink
Sikh devotees show their skills in a fire ring during a religious procession to mark the birth of the first Sikh guru or master Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of Sikhism in Bhopal, India.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJEEV GUPTA / EPALink
Starlings migrating from northern Europe fly over Rome on Nov. 3. About 1-million starlings visit Rome during autumn and winter and draw beautiful patterns in the sky before spending the nights in the trees by the Tiber river, creating chaos in the neighborhood with their droppings.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: GABRIEL BOUYS / AFPLink
A Nepalese Buddhist leaves the Golden Temple after offering prayers near Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur, about 3 miles southeast of Kathmandu on Nov. 3. The Golden Temple was founded during the 12th century. It's a UNESCO World Heritage site, famous for metallic and stone statues.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: PRAKASH MATHEMA / AFPLink
Chinese honor guards are seen through a glass door before a welcome ceremony for the emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Nov. 3. Qatar's emir is in China for a state visit.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPALink
A Bahraini girl watches a religious ceremony leading up to Ashoura, a Shiite Muslim holiday during the holy month of Muharram, in Malkiya, Bahrain, Nov. 3.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hasan Jamali / Associated PressLink
Daredevil Nik Wallenda makes his tightrope walk uphill at a 15-degree angle, from the Marina City west tower across the Chicago River to the top of the Leo Burnett Building on Nov. 2 in Chicago.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Charles Rex Arbogast / Associated PressLink
Members of the group Smile-X Villain Co. take a break outside Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Nov. 1.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jenna Schoenefeld / Los Angeles TimesLink
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