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South Korean Buddhist followers pray under rows of lotus lanterns... News PhotoBirthday,Buddha,Celebration,Ceremony,Following,Hanamatsuri,In A Row,Lantern,Praying,Religion,Seoul,South Korea,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSouth Korean Buddhist followers pray under rows of lotus lanterns during a ceremony to celebrate the birthday of Buddha at Jogye temple in Seoul on May 17, 2013. Buddhism is one of South Korea's largest and most active religions with millions of followers. Although the exact date is unknown, Buddha's official birthday is celebrated on April 8th of the lunar calendar in South Korea. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)