BigPond News, 14 Jul 2009

As the world is hit by the worst financial economic crisis since the great depression, Asia has turned to religion for answers.

From meditating in Japan to lighting incense in Taiwan, recession-hit Asians are flocking to places of worship to find solace and pray for a quick recovery.

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