Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Buddhists prepare temples for today's celebration of Buddha's birthday in Indonesia

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AFP PHOTO / AMAN ROCHMAN
INDONESIA---A monk cleans a huge reclining Buddha statue at a Buddhist temple in Malang in eastern Java island on June 1, 2015 on the eve of Buddha's birthday celebrated in Indonesia on June 2. Hundreds of Buddhist devotees congregate at the ancient temple of Borobudur for a religious celebration in central Java island. Buddhists are a minority in Indonesia, a predominantly Islamic country. [link]