image descriptionArchives

SKorea: Monk scandal prostitution allegations denied

By Thu, May 17, 2012 12:23PM UTC 0 Comment

Yesterday the Venerable Seongho, the Jogye Order monk who launched the current scandal by releasing video showing certain monks gambling and smoking, went on the radio to accuse Order higher-ups of engaging in prostitution. In 2001 the Vens. Myeongjin and Jaseung, who is now the Order’s head, were accused of going to a Gangnam room...