The Praying Dog

No, it's not a new yoga pose (at least not that I know of) but rather just a very neat photo I saw in today's paper. And I just can't resist posting it.

From the Seattle Times:

NAHA, Japan — At a Zen Buddhist temple in southern Japan, even the dog prays.

Mimicking his master, priest Joei Yoshikuni, a 1 ½-year-old black-and-white mixed breed named Conan joins in the daily prayers at Naha's Shuri Kannondo temple, sitting up on his hind legs and putting his front paws together before the altar. It took him only a few days to learn the motions, and now he is the talk of the town.

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