Today in Pictures, Sept 4, 2018

Indian Hindu devotees taking a vow before forming a human pyramid in a bid to reach and break a dahi-handi (curd-pot) suspended in the air during celebrations for the Janmashtami festival, a woman wearing a costume during J'Ouvert, a celebration ahead of the annual West Indian-American Carnival Day Parade in New York, and other pictures from around the world in Today in Pictures.