A touching light-hearted moment between master and novice (novice always sits) during the daily lesson. I thought that maybe the young novice caught his teacher off guard and won that particular point in the debate:) Image Location: Serra Monastery, Lhasa, Tibet © Kate McKenna. All Rights Reserved
Image location: Sera Monastery, Lhasa, Tibet Copyright Kate McKenna. All Rights Reserved.
The monks at Serra Monastery gather daily in the dabbled sunlight of the courtyard to debate the finer points of philosophy and tutor the novices under their supervision. Their point of view is emphasized via a high-to-low clapping hand motion. Hence the arms in the air:) Image location: Serra Monastery, Lhasa, Tibet © Kate … Continue reading debating philosophy