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  • A Thai woman rides a motorbike while transporting Siberian Huskies in a sidecar on the main road that runs through the beach resort town of Hua Hin in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province, central Thailand, July 4, 2014. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/
  • An estimated 1,000 Tibetan prayer flags flutter in the wind as they form the shape of a giant pagoda at Khadiravana Center, Hua Hin, Thailand's only institution dedicated to the teaching and learning of Tibetan Buddhism and the art and culture of Tibet and the Himalayas. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/VOA reader/Thailand)
  • A group of recently ordained novice Buddhist monks walk barefoot on a daily alms round through a rural Thai village for their food. The youngsters have chosen to ordain as monks for the summer holidays. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards in Thailand)
  • Artificially dyed chicks on sale at a market in Chumphuang market, northeast Thailand. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/VOA reader)
  • A metro train is seen running over the frozen Potomac River in Arlington, Virginia, USA, Jan. 29, 2014. (Photo taken by Dimitris Mantis/VOA Greek Service)
  • A 90-year-old Thai woman uses a pair of traditional metal cutters to slice open an areca nut that she will then chew mixed with betel leaf and lime paste to form a mild stimulant. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/VOA reader)
  • The first full moon of 2014 seen in Orange, California on Jan. 16, 2014 (Photo taken by Vu Ngoc Linh/VOA reader)
  • Seagulls sitting on ice in the freezing pool outside Capitol Hill as temprature drops to -10°F. (Photo taken by Diaa Bekheet/VOA)
  • Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia, blanketed in snow on Dec. 2, 2014 (Photo taken by Dimitris Manis/VOA/Greek Service)
  • Colorful Christmas decoration on Sixth Avenue, Manhattan, New York, Dec. 22, 2013. (Photo taken by Thao Doan/VOA reader)
  • A Thai hill tribe elder plays a traditional bamboo wind instrument as the sun sets in the village of Khun Klang, Chiang Mai province. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/VOA reader)
  • A line of ducks walk home along the banks of a flooded paddy field in northeast Thailand. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/VOA reader)
  • An elderly Thai woman sifts through rice grains on a bamboo tray, a process that removes stalks and dust from her newly harvested crop. (Photo taken by Matthew Richards/Thailand/VOA reader)
  • A rainy and cloudy day on a drive through Mahi-Par Par Mountain Pass from Jalalabad to Kabul in eastern Afghanistan. (Photo taken by Bismillah/Afghanistan/VOA reader)
  • Lone Deer in the morning mist of Fish Creek Park, Calgary, Alberta Canada (Photo by Robert Tanner/Canada/VOA reader)

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Published February 06, 2013

From our "Take Your Best Shots" feature, we showcase some of the best photos submitted by our readers.