A police officer sprinkles colored powder onto a police dog at Nepal's Central Police Dog Training School as part of the Diwali festival, also known as Tihar Festival, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Oct. 22. NARENDRA SHRESTHA / EPA
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At the Nepal Police Academy in Kathmandu, recruits celebrated the Diwali festival by adorning their dogs with traditional colored powder and flower petals on Wednesday. Diwali is traditionally a five-day celebration illuminated by light and bright colors, where devotees worship cows and other animals...