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Cheeky monkeys harass monk during filming in China

In yet another case of a video gone viral, a monk on Mount Emei was in
the middle of his speech on the beauty of life when two cheeky monkeys
decided to steal the limelight by climbing on him as if he were a tree.

The first monkey started the harassment by tugging on the monk's
sleeve with one paw. When the monk ignored it, the persistent monkey
tugged harder with both its paws, until another monkey joined in the

The mischievous pals then jumped on the monk's shoulders and head,
climbing over his face and tugging at his robe as he carried on with his
speech, trying to not be distracted.

Camera crew tried to lure the attention seeking primates away with
food but this did not manage to work too well as they soon resumed their
harassment tactics in order to obtain more food.

The four-minute video clip has gone viral on Chinese social networking sites since it was uplo

Added: Sep-18-2012 Occurred On: Sep-18-2012
By: BO10581
Tags: monkey, china, monks
Location: Emeishan, Zhejiang, China (load item map)
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