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Dragnet episode

Postby kirtu » Tue Feb 16, 2010 6:44 pm

Curiously there is a Dragnet episode during which a young man is brought in chanting OM MANI PEDME HUNG, identified the mantra as a prayer and talked briefly about Tibetan Buddhism. However the young man was on drugs.

Still it's stunning to encounter something like this.

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Re: Dragnet episode

Postby catmoon » Tue Feb 16, 2010 8:41 pm

"The facts ma'am, just the facts".
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Re: Dragnet episode

Postby meindzai » Tue Feb 16, 2010 9:34 pm

Ran into some variation of the mantra in an epiode of "Lois and clark: The New Adventures of Superman" once. Strange where it pops up.
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Re: Dragnet episode

Postby Buddhanataka » Tue Feb 16, 2010 10:47 pm

There was a recent episode (2009) of CSI: New York prominently featuring the Tibetan Book of the Dead; I'm sure some of you might have seen it.
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