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A Hindu holy man smokes as he waits in a queue to register for an annual pilgrimage to the holy Amarnath cave, in Jammu, India, Tuesday, July 5,2016.Thousands of pilgrims annually visit the remote Himalayan shrine of Amarnath at 3,888 meters (12,756 feet) above sea level to worship an icy stalagmite representing Shiva, the Hindu god of destruction. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the final heat for the Men's 200 Meter Butterfly during Day Four of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials at CenturyLink Center on June 29, 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Steam rises from a scrum during the Super Rugby Exhibition match between the Rebels and the Hurricanes at Harlequins Rugby Club on June 23, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Luke Jones of the Rebels competes for the ball in a lineout in torrential rain during the Super Rugby Exhibition match between the Rebels and the Hurricanes at Harlequins Rugby Club on June 23, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

A horse rears in the crowd during the traditional San Juan (Saint John) festival in the town of Ciutadella, on the Balearic Island of Menorca, on the eve of Saint John's day on June 23, 2016. During the island's San Juan festival, held each year on June 23 and 24, Minorcan race horses gallop and prance on their hind legs through the streets of Ciutadella to honor of the town's patron saint. As the "caixers" (horse riders) ride together in a parade, spectators attempt to pat the horses' chests to get good luck. JAIME REINA/AFP/Getty Images

Young people wearing Belarus traditional clothes and wreaths dance around a bonfire as they celebrate the Ivan Kupala night, an ancient heathen holiday, held in the countryside near Minsk, on June 19, 2016. People celebrate Kupala Night with bonfires that last throughout the night with some leaping over the flames as it is believed that the act of jumping over the bonfire cleanses people of illness and bad luck. MAXIM MALINOVSKY/AFP/Getty Image

This handout picture taken and released by Solar Impulse 2 on June 20, 2016, shows the sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 aircraft flying over New York City and the Statue of Liberty after Andre Borschberg took off from Lehigh Valley to New York as he embarks on the transatlantic leg of his record-breaking flight around the world to promote renewable energy. Departed from Abu Dhabi on march 9th 2015, the Round-the-World Solar Flight will take 500 flight hours and cover 35000 km. Swiss founders and pilots, Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg hope to demonstrate how pioneering spirit, innovation and clean technologies can change the world. The duo will take turns flying Solar Impulse 2, changing at each stop and will fly over the Arabian Sea, to India, to Myanmar, to China, across the Pacific Ocean, to the United States, over the Atlantic Ocean to Southern Europe or Northern Africa before finishing the journey by returning to the initial departure point. Landings will be made every few days to switch pilots and organise public events for governments, schools and universities. AFP PHOTO / SOLAR IMPULSE 2 / JEAN REVILLA

Indian schoolchildren participate in a yoga session at a school in Chennai on June 20, 2016, on the eve of International Yoga Day. 4001 schoolchildren participated in the demonstration. Yoga, which means union in Sanskrit, is a family of ancient spiritual practices and also a school of spiritual thought from the South East Asian continent, where it remains a vibrant living tradition and is seen as a means of enlightenment. ARARUN SANKAR/AFP/Getty Images