Serial blasts at Mahabodhi temple

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Members of the Bauddh Commune International participate in a peace vigil in Allahabad following a series of blasts at the Both Gaya temple on July 7, 2013. (AFP Photo)

Members of the Bauddh Commune International participate in a peace vigil in Allahabad following a series of blasts at the Both Gaya temple on July 7, 2013. (AFP Photo)

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Security personnel guard the campus of Mahabodhi temple after series of blasts at Bodh Gaya on July 7, 2013. (HT Photo)

Security personnel guard the campus of Mahabodhi temple after series of blasts at Bodh Gaya on July 7, 2013. (HT Photo)

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Members of the Bauddh Commune International participate in a peace vigil in Allahabad following a series of blasts at the Both Gaya temple on July 7, 2013. (AFP Photo)

Members of the Bauddh Commune International participate in a peace vigil in Allahabad following a series of blasts at the Both Gaya temple on July 7, 2013. (AFP Photo)

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BJP activists burn an effigy of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar at Bodh Gaya against serial blasts on July 7, 2013. (PTI Photo)

BJP activists burn an effigy of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar at Bodh Gaya against serial blasts on July 7, 2013. (PTI Photo)

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Security personnel handling a cane bomb, recovered from Buddhist Tergar Monastery at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya. PTI

Security personnel handling a cane bomb, recovered from Buddhist Tergar Monastery at the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya. PTI

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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar visits the Mahabodhi Temple after 9 blasts took place in Budh temples at Bodh Gaya. PTI

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar visits the Mahabodhi Temple after 9 blasts took place in Budh temples at Bodh Gaya. PTI

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An injured Buddhist monk receives medical treatment following 9 low-intensity serial blasts at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex, at a hospital in Gaya. AFP

An injured Buddhist monk receives medical treatment following 9 low-intensity serial blasts at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex, at a hospital in Gaya. AFP

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Buddhist monks and security officers walk after a blast on the campus of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

Buddhist monks and security officers walk after a blast on the campus of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

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A security officer inspects the site of a blast as blood lies splattered around the Bodhi tree, at the premise of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

A security officer inspects the site of a blast as blood lies splattered around the Bodhi tree, at the premise of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

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Novice Buddhist monks wait outside the Tergar Monastery, the site of a blast, in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

Novice Buddhist monks wait outside the Tergar Monastery, the site of a blast, in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

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A security officer inspects the site of a blast on the campus of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

A security officer inspects the site of a blast on the campus of the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, about 140kms southwest of Patna. AP

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This image shows broken windows at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex after 9 low-intensity blasts took place injuring two people. AFP

This image shows broken windows at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex after 9 low-intensity blasts took place injuring two people. AFP

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A policeman stands by as a man speaks on the phone at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex after 9 low-intensity blasts took place injuring two people. AFP

A policeman stands by as a man speaks on the phone at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex after 9 low-intensity blasts took place injuring two people. AFP

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A policeman looks at debris left after 9 low-intensity blasts took place at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex in Bihar on July 7, 2013. AFP

A policeman looks at debris left after 9 low-intensity blasts took place at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex in Bihar on July 7, 2013. AFP

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The entrance to a Budhist temple edifice at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex appears torn apart after 9 low-intensity blasts took place. AFP

The entrance to a Budhist temple edifice at the Bodh Gaya Buddhist temple complex appears torn apart after 9 low-intensity blasts took place. AFP

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