May 1 Labour Day

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It’s labour day today. But it’s not a national holiday, so some people still have to go to work :( The large companies (including banks) are closed for business though …

We took a stroll around Jogyesa temple to look at the lanterns as it’s coming up to Buddha’s Birthday.  The name of the person who bought the lantern is written on the paper dangling down from each lantern. And there are different types of lanterns to convey various messages – such as praying for good health, remembering ancestors, or perhaps simply birthday greetings …

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