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Obama starts his own
Buddhist tradition

Washington Examiner, by Joel Gehrke

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/19/2012 11:00:54 AM

President Obama visited a 2,000 year old Buddhist pagoda in Burma, where he put his own spin on a traditional ritual of bathing a Buddha statue. The Shwedagon pagoda contains individual buddhas that “correspond to the day you were born,” the pool report explains. Obama approached a Friday Buddha for the bathing ritual, but he didn’t pour as much water over the statue as he might have. “I’m going to do it 11 times,” Obama told reporters, rather than the 52 that tradition would have seemed to require. Per pool: The spokeswoman said that

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I´m sure he will also take it upon himself to change some Muslim tradition and see how that works out for him. s/o What an ignorant arrogant moron he is.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: chumley, 11/19/2012 11:46:54 AM     (No. 9023644)

Why would a Moslem go to a Buddhist temple (except to destroy it), and why would the Buddhists have him?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: convert, 11/19/2012 11:51:36 AM     (No. 9023656)

If Bush had done this, it would have LED OFF the Nightly Snooze.....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 11/19/2012 1:21:08 PM     (No. 9023857)

Obama just wants to cover all of his bases. One of those gods must be the real one.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 11/19/2012 11:29:33 PM     (No. 9024628)

Ever notice anything that isn´t American, he is all over it ?

Keep him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: toddh, 11/20/2012 10:09:58 AM     (No. 9025322)

Whew! I thought there was going to be another schism - Theravada, Mahayana, and Dumboyana.

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