In celebration of Buddha’s birthday next month, many lotus lanterns will be hung throughout the city.
The Busan Buddhist Association will host a variety of events across the city for the Busan Lotus Lantern Festival held from May 1st to 25th.
The association cooperated with various organizations this year in order to make the holiday more public as opposed to just a religious one.
The festival will begin with a lighting ceremony at Song Sang-hyeon Square on May 1st. About 3,000 colorful lotus lanterns will be decorated around Yongdusan Park and will be there for public viewing until the 17th.
Source: Busan eFM News
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