Saturday, 28 April 2012

Think good thoughts

The Buddha's birthday, Victoria Park, today.

Bathe a baby...

Bargain for bibelots...

Buy beads.

More bagatelles...

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  1. So they celebrate Buddah's birthday every year on April 28? Do some mothers pour water on their own babies or kids on that day? Thanks.

    1. The exact date of Buddha's birthday varies every year.'s_Birthday
      Bathing Buddha is a purification ritual. I don't think mothers pour water on their babies here. However, there is a connection with the Songkran festival in Thailand, which is held around this time, where water is splashed around everywhere.