PHOTOS: Deadly Earthquake Rocks Nepal

A powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, killing hundreds, destroying homes and ancient temples, and reportedly triggering at least one avalanche on Mount Everest.

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Exile Tibetans and supporters hold photographs showing the devastation in Nepal during a candlelit vigil in solidarity with the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal and the border areas of India and China, in Dharmsala, India, Sunday, April 26, 2015.
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A general view of the Basantapur Durbar Square that was damaged in Saturday’s earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015.
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A man cries during the funeral of his sister, a victim of Saturday’s earthquake, at the Pashupatinath temple, on the banks of Bagmati river, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015.
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Mountaineers and Nepalese Sherpa guides evacuated from Everest Base Camp wait to board a rescue chopper to be flown to Lukla, in Pheriche, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015.
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A Hindu man breaks down during a funeral of Saturday’s earthquake victims on the Pashupatinath bank of Bagmati river, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015.
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In this photo provided by Azim Afif, people are examined for injuries and prepared for helicopter evacuation at the International Mount Guide (IMG) camp at Everest Base Camp, Nepal on Sunday, April 26, 2015. An avalanche triggered by Nepal's massive earthquake slammed into a section of the Mount Everest mountaineering base camp Saturday, killing a number of people and left others unaccounted for. Afif and his team of four others from the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) all survived the avalanche.
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A man walks past damage caused by an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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Volunteers help with rescue work at the site of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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In this photo provided by Azim Afif people approach the scene after an avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake swept across Everest Base Camp, Nepal on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Afif and his team of four others from the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) all survived the avalanche. (Azim Afif via AP)
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In this photo provided by Azim Afif a man approaches the scene after an avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake swept across Everest Base Camp, Nepal on Saturday, April 25, 2015. Afif and his team of four others from the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) all survived the avalanche. (Azim Afif via AP)
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Indian soldiers on rescue mission to Nepal, board an Indian Air Force aircraft near New Delhi, India, Sunday, April 26, 2015. A strong magnitude-7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said.(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
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Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Square after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. The strong magnitude-7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. A magnitude-6.6 aftershock hit about an hour later, and smaller aftershocks continued to ripple through the region for hours.
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Here is a photo of the aftermath in Kathmandu after the earthquake.
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Here, injured people receive treatment outside the Medicare Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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An injured man receives treatment outside the Medicare Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. The earthquake also destroyed hundreds of homes and ancient temples.
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In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, a collapsed building is seen in Nepal's capital Kathmandu Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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A group of people gather outdoors as an earthquake hits Kathmandu city, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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An injured child lies on the ground outside the Medicare Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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Buildings like this one in Kathmandu were destroyed after the earthquake hit.
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A man carries a dog and walks past damage caused by an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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Rescuers look for victims under a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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A collapsed building is seen in Nepal's capital Kathmandu April 25, 2015. A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal at 2:11 p.m.
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A crane removes debris from the site of a building that collapsed in an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. A strong magnitude-7.8 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said.
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In this photo provided by Guna Raj Luitel, an injured woman is carried just after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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People are seen here waiting nervously as tremors continue in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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