Pig Escapes From Farm, Arrives At Buddhist Temple And Starts Praying

February 27, 2015

It appears humans are not the only creatures who pray.

A pig escaped from a farm in China, made its way to a Buddhist temple and knelt down for all to see.

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The fugitive reportedly stayed put for hours, only leaving the scene after a group of monks emerged from inside chanting a Buddhist scripture towards it.

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According to Sina, pictures and video of the pig have spread like wildfire on Chinese social media, sparking a flurry of debates over what the animal was doing.

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In reality, it was probably exhausted from the journey.

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Credit: Daily Mail.

The owner of the pig later revealed it had escaped his hog pen apparently in search of food.

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