Posted on Sun 21 September 2014

(Punit Paranjpe/AFP/Getty Images) # 20 A child sleeps in a room at the "Zharki" health resort where people who have fled the fighting in the eastern regions of Ukraine live, outside the village of Rybnoye, east of Krasnoyarsk on Sept. 4. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/sleepers_part_ii.html

Burning Man 2014

(Francisco Seco/Associated Press) # 20 Sailors decked out in blue and white stripes prep the Mexican Navy Tall Ship Cuauhtemoc for the dock after arriving in Seattle as part of its "America 2014" Instruction Tour Aug. 28, at Pier 66 in Seattle, Washington. (Jordan Stead/seattlepi.com via Associated Press) # 21 A man shops for shoes at the central market of Mariupol on Aug. 30. The European Union geared up a fresh wave of sanctions against Russia with warnings that the escalating conflict in Ukraine was putting all of Europe at risk of war. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/daily_life_august_2014_1.html

Daily life: August 2014

29. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/burning_man_2014.html

Romanian Romas celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary

Romanian Romas celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary The Roma community in Romania celebrates the Birth of the Virgin Mary in Costesti, Romania. Thousands of Gypsies or Roma gather on a hillside after attending a religious service in a nearby monastery and celebrate the holiday by sharing food and playing traditional music until the next dawn. The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, or simply Assumption Day or St Mary�s Day, is one of the most important feasts in the Orthodox Christian calendar. --Thea Breite ( 11 photos total ) A vendor sells balloons as the Roma community celebrates the Birth of the Virgin Mary in Costesti, Romania, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (Vadim Ghirda/AP) http://www.boston.com ...

(Punit Paranjpe/AFP/Getty Images) # 20 A child sleeps in a room at the "Zharki" health resort where people who have fled the fighting in the eastern regions of Ukraine live, outside the village of Rybnoye, east of Krasnoyarsk on Sept. 4. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/sleepers_part_ii.html

Burning Man 2014

(Francisco Seco/Associated Press) # 20 Sailors decked out in blue and white stripes prep the Mexican Navy Tall Ship Cuauhtemoc for the dock after arriving in Seattle as part of its "America 2014" Instruction Tour Aug. 28, at Pier 66 in Seattle, Washington. (Jordan Stead/seattlepi.com via Associated Press) # 21 A man shops for shoes at the central market of Mariupol on Aug. 30. The European Union geared up a fresh wave of sanctions against Russia with warnings that the escalating conflict in Ukraine was putting all of Europe at risk of war. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/daily_life_august_2014_1.html

Daily life: August 2014

29. http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/burning_man_2014.html

Romanian Romas celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary

Romanian Romas celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary The Roma community in Romania celebrates the Birth of the Virgin Mary in Costesti, Romania. Thousands of Gypsies or Roma gather on a hillside after attending a religious service in a nearby monastery and celebrate the holiday by sharing food and playing traditional music until the next dawn. The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, or simply Assumption Day or St Mary�s Day, is one of the most important feasts in the Orthodox Christian calendar. --Thea Breite ( 11 photos total ) A vendor sells balloons as the Roma community celebrates the Birth of the Virgin Mary in Costesti, Romania, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (Vadim Ghirda/AP) http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2014/09/romanian_romas_celebrate_the_birth_of_the_vir.html

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