Photos of the day Dec 19, 2012
The Associated Press
Published: December 19, 2012 10:11AM
Updated: December 19, 2012 10:11AM
An Indian laborer fixes high tension electric power lines as part of preparations for the Mahakumbh festival in Allahabad, India, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. Millions of Hindu pilgrims are expected to take part in the large religious congregation on the banks of Sangam during the Mahakumbh festival in January 2013, which falls every 12th year. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

A collection of the best photos from around the world updated throughout the day Dec. 19, 2012.