Photojournalism of the Month: Sept. 2014

In this photo by Arun Sankar K. of the Associated Press, a child touches the belly of an artist whose body is painted in the likeness of a tiger to perform the annual ‘Pulikali’ or Tiger Dance in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Pulikali is a colorful recreational folk art revolving around the theme of tiger hunting, performed to entertain people during Onam, an annual harvest festival.