illustration (attribution, if any possible, is at the end of the article)
by Alan Peto:
#Buddhism - Happy Birthday Buddha!
Ah, the Buddha's Birthday (or is it? nobody really knows the exact day...or year)! It's also a time that can be marked with ceremonies and rituals. That leads us to my article about Superstition in Buddhism. Is Buddhism superstitious? Why all these rituals? Learn more here: http://www.alanpeto.com/buddhism/buddhist-superstition/
Oh, and be sure to give the Buddha a bath! :)