Corpse of 200-Year-Old Monk Found in Lotus Position
The amazingly intact remains of a meditating monk have been discovered in the Songinokhairkhan province of Mongolia, according to a report in Mongolia’s Morning News.
The mummified body, which was covered in animal skin, has been sitting in the lotus position for about 200 years.
According to the report, no information is so far available as to where the body was found.
“The only details we learned was that it was covered with a cattle skin,” the newspaper wrote.
Researchers at the Ulaanbaatar National Centre of Forensic Expertise are now analyzing the remains. Read more.