AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

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Posted: Jun 22, 2015 5:05 AM
AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

Forming patterns of color, hundreds of Indian students practiced yoga to prepare for the first International Yoga Day, which the Indian government marked Sunday with a massive outdoor gathering in the capital.

Bowing in unison, rows of praying Muslim men formed a pattern of bodies last week at the start of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, during which the faithful are expected to fast from dawn until dusk.

In other images from around Asia, a cyclist rode across a crosswalk in heavy rain in Beijing, while a motorcyclist drove his bike through flooded streets in Mumbai that disrupted life in India's financial capital.

Hot lava flowed from the crater of Mount Sinabung, one of about 130 active volcanos in Indonesia, while South Korea continued to try to contain an outbreak of the deadly MERS virus.

On a wet day in Sydney, a rainbow echoed the shape of the Harbour Bridge below.

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This gallery was curated by photo editor Karly Domb Sadof in Bangkok.