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Pope Francis meets Thailand’s Buddhist supreme patriarch

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Posted at Nov 21 2019 01:16 PM

Pope Francis meets Thailand’s Buddhist supreme patriarch

Pope Francis meets with Buddhist supreme patriarch Somdet Phra Maha Muniwong, at the Wat Ratchabophit Buddhist temple in Bangkok, Thailand on Thursday. Pope Francis is currently in Thailand as part of his 32nd Apostolic Journey in Asia to promote interreligious dialogue in the region.