Three wise monkeys

JR Gardner jgardner at
Fri Jan 17 07:50:56 UTC 1997

from Brigade ROad "cyber cafe"-- the following pops to mind more as
curiousity by connection than anything--  the three-monkey bead from

anyone know anything about his?


On Sun, 12 Jan 1997, John Richards wrote:

> Has anyone any idea where the idea of the three wise monkeys, see no
> evil, hear no evil, speak no evil, comes from?
> It would seem pretty certainly Eastern - but whether Indian or Chinese
> I would be hard put to guess.
> John
> -- 
> John Richards
> Stackpole Elidor (UK)
> jhr at
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