the Hwa Gye Sa bus arrives early in the morning at Mu Sang Sa..
sighting – chef of Paris Baguette fame..
Hwa Gye Sa International Zen Center, collecting and dispersing all four concurrent kyol-che’s for a fancy lunch at a hotel..
before leaving we all bow to the reigning Pon Jan Sunim at Seung Sahn Sunim’s residence..
bolsalnims offer fruit to Zen Masters and ven. others..
I’m at this table beside the stage with young students from Canada, Israel, Sweden, and elsewhere.
my fav Seon Dok Sunim from Hwa Gye Sa – why does he have to get old?
monks in the glass..
monks up close – Bo Haeng Sunim
Bo Haeng sunim listens to Zen Master Dae Bong
Zen Master Dae Bong
Chon Mun Sunim
Hye Tong Sunim orates..
Chong Shim Sunim
Hyo Soeng Sunim
Pon Jan Sunim hands out gifts..
other people aren’t so lucky..
these guys either..
Su Yu Market