World observes Good Friday

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Christian devotees carry crosses as they take part in a procession in remembrance of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ to mark Good Friday in New Delhi. (AFP photo)

Christian devotees carry crosses as they take part in a procession in remembrance of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ to mark Good Friday in New Delhi. (AFP photo)

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Members of the Italian community take part in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Bensheim, southwest of Frankfurt. (Reuters photo)

Members of the Italian community take part in a re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Bensheim, southwest of Frankfurt. (Reuters photo)

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Members of a craftsmen guilds carry a statue of Jesus Christ during a Good Friday procession in Lohr am Main, western Germany. (AFP photo)

Members of a craftsmen guilds carry a statue of Jesus Christ during a Good Friday procession in Lohr am Main, western Germany. (AFP photo)

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Christian devotees enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ to mark Good Friday in Gauhati. (AP photo)

Christian devotees enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ to mark Good Friday in Gauhati. (AP photo)

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Christian Orthodox worshipers hold wooden crosses during the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa (Way of Suffering) in Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP photo)

Christian Orthodox worshipers hold wooden crosses during the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa (Way of Suffering) in Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP photo)

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Christian Orthodox worshipers pray holding wooden crosses and icons during the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa (Way of Suffering) in Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP photo)

Christian Orthodox worshipers pray holding wooden crosses and icons during the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa (Way of Suffering) in Jerusalem's Old City. (AFP photo)

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France's Cardinal Andre Vingt-Trois carries a wooden cross as he attends a Good Friday procession in front of the Sacre-Coeur basilica on the Montmartre hill of Paris. (AFP photo)

France's Cardinal Andre Vingt-Trois carries a wooden cross as he attends a Good Friday procession in front of the Sacre-Coeur basilica on the Montmartre hill of Paris. (AFP photo)

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A nun kisses the feet of Jesus Christ on the occasion of Good Friday at a Catholic Church in Dibrugarh. (PTI photo)

A nun kisses the feet of Jesus Christ on the occasion of Good Friday at a Catholic Church in Dibrugarh. (PTI photo)

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South Africans from every walk of life dance as they crowd the stands at the Ellis Park stadium in Johannesburg where they attended a Good Friday service with the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God. (AFP photo)

South Africans from every walk of life dance as they crowd the stands at the Ellis Park stadium in Johannesburg where they attended a Good Friday service with the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God. (AFP photo)

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France's Cardinal Andre Vingt-Trois kneels in front of a wooden cross as he attends a Good Friday procession in front of the Sacre-Coeur basilica on the Montmartre hill of Paris. (AFP photo)

France's Cardinal Andre Vingt-Trois kneels in front of a wooden cross as he attends a Good Friday procession in front of the Sacre-Coeur basilica on the Montmartre hill of Paris. (AFP photo)

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