Rodgers meets Dalai Lama?

Packers QB and Danica Patrick in India

Mike Clemens
April 10, 2018 - 4:14 pm

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports


Dharamsala, HP, India - Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and girlfriend/race car driver Danica Patrick met with the Dalai Lama.

In India. 

Never in a million years did anyone predict that headline 6 months ago. 

Some Packers fans will complain that the media should "leave Rodgers alone!" They'll insist the media should never report about his private life. However, dating Danica Patrick, and having lunch with the Dalai Lama is, well, not exactly a "private" lifestyle, is it?

The Dalai Lama, delighted with a Packers cap and NFL football presented by Rodgers, posed with the Packers quarterback, then had the photo posted on his Instagram account. (Who knew the Dalai Lama was on Instagram?)  

Rodgers and Ms. Patrick were in India as part of a charitable effort to distribute hearing aids to people in need, and to bring awareness to the Starkey Hearing Foundation program. 

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