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200 Year Old Mummified Buddhist Monk is ‘Not Dead’ Just Meditating (Video)

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on August 5, 2015

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A 200-year-old mummified monk discovered in Mongolia. But a Buddhist academic has said that he may not be dead but in a “very deep meditation”. The preserved body was discovered in the lotus position, covered in animal hide, last week in the Songinokhairkhan district, close to the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar. Forensic examinations are being carried out on the remains, which investigators believe belong to a man who may have been a Lama, or a teacher of Tibetan Buddhism. Read the rest of this entry »

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