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BANGKOK (AP) — Christmas is not a holiday in predominantly Buddhist Thailand, and its palm trees outnumber pines, but the country still set a world record with its holiday spirit.

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Dressed in red, green and black hoodies, 852 Thai students gather together to break the Guinness World Record for forming the largest human Christmas tree in Bangkok, Thailand Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. One of the country’s largest shopping malls arranged a publicity stunt involving 852 schoolchildren to break the Guinness World Record for the largest human Christmas tree. They outdid a German record of 672 participants in 2011.

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