LensThe Week in Photos: October 18, 201310.19.13LensThe Week in Photos: October 18, 2013From the Muslim world’s commemorations of Eid al-Adha to the wrath of two deadly storms, the most striking images from the past seven days.10.19.13 9:45 AM ETMohamad Torokman/ReutersTulkarm, Palestinian TerritoriesOctober 16, 2013 Riders enjoy an amusement park on the second day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. Dita Alangkara/APJakarta, IndonesiaOctober 15, 2013 A little girl holds a balloon during a morning prayer marking the Eid al-Adha holiday. Max Rossi/ReutersRome, ItalyOctober 14, 2013 Starlings fly at an Alitalia plane as it prepares to land at Fiumicino International Airport. Dimitri Messinis/APAthens, GreeceOctober 15, 2013 Pigeons rest on a structure at Kotzia Square, in front of Athens' city hall. Biswaranjan Rout/APGanjam, IndiaOctober 13, 2013 A woman returns to Arjipalli village on the Bay of Bengal coast, which was hit by Cyclone Phailin. The cyclone caused widespread flooding and destroyed tens of thousands of thatch homes. Ahmad Masood/ReutersPuri, IndiaOctober 14, 2013 Fishermen and a woman walk amid the debris of damaged houses from Cyclone Phailin in the eastern Indian state of Odisha. Soe Zeya Tun/ReutersYangon, MyanmarOctober 14, 2013 Vendors sell vegetables at Thiriminglar, one of Myanmar's biggest wholesale green markets. Rupak De Chowdhuri/ReutersKolkata, IndiaOctober 14, 2013 A Hindu woman has sindur, or vermillion powder, applied to her face on the last day of the Durga Puja festival. Hindus believe that the goddess Durga symbolizes power and the triumph of good over evil. Kim Kyung-Hoon/ReutersBeijing, ChinaOctober 14, 2013 A worker cleans the exterior of a new building complex. Sana Sana/ReutersDamascus, SyriaOctober 14, 2013 Cadets at a Syrian police college demonstrate combat moves during a graduation ceremony. Kim Kyung Hoon/ReutersBeijing, ChinaOctober 15, 2013 Women shade their faces during a tour of the Forbidden City. GettyDhaka, BangladeshOctober 16, 2013 A man stands on the skins and carcasses of sacrificed animals during Eid al-Adha, known as the Feast of the Sacrifice. Kyodo/ReutersIzu Oshima Island, JapanOctober 16, 2013 Firefighters search through the rubble of collapsed houses after a landslide caused by Typhoon Wipha. Thierry Gouegnon/ReutersAbidjan, Cote D'IvoireOctober 15, 2013 A girl prays during Eid el-Kebir at a mosque. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid el-Kebir, which also known as Eid al-Adha, by slaughtering sheep, goats, camels, and cows to commemorate Prophet Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son, Ismail Kim Kyung-Hoon/ReutersBeijing, ChinaOctober 15, 2013 A member of the Flying Dubs, an acrobatic dunk team of the Golden State Warriors, performs before their NBA Global game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Eduardo Munoz/ReutersNew York CityOctober 15, 2013 A woman takes a picture of an artwork depicting the Twin Towers by British graffiti artist Banksy in Lower Manhattan. Saad AboBrahim/ReutersAleppo, Syria October 15, 2013 A Free Syrian Army fighter wearing civilian clothes uses his mobile to talk with his family. David W Cerny/ReutersTrebon, Czech RepublicOctober 15, 2013 Fishermen pull a net from a pond during the traditional carp haul. Carp harvest starts in October ahead of the forthcoming Christmas season. Hugh Gentry/ReutersKailua-Kona, Hawaii October 12, 2013 Amateur triathletes wait for the start of the 2.4-mile swim portion of the Ironman World Championship. Erik de Castro/ReutersBohol, PhilippinesOctober 16, 2013 A statue of Jesus hangs beside the collapsed Our Lady of Light church in Loon, Bohol a day after an earthquake the hit central Philippines.