Seonamsa  People of the mountain temple also Heavenly Rock Temple.

Below a link for more information on Seonamsa and daily chanting practice.

First settled by Chinese Monk Ado who made this hermitage his home on the western slopes of the Chogey Mountains possible prior to Bodhidharma I was told.  This location was an ideal spot with running water, fruits, nuts,wild fungi and assorted edible plants approximately 529 CE.

Current abbot and patriarch has been monk at the temple since he was 11 years old.  Great Taego monks have been training new initiates and keeping the Dharma Light bright in this location for 1300 hundred years.

Novices prostrating up the mile long entrance to Soenamsa

Ordination Ceremony

Korean Law requires that three masters and five teachers present for ceremony along and this Ceremony the Supreme Patriarch Hae Cho presided over the festivities.