Seoul, Korea - Republic of
A KOREAN BOY CRIES AS HIS HEAD IS SHAVED IN A CEREMONY IN SEOUL.
Korean boy Kim Young-woo cries as his head is shaved by a Buddhist monk
at the Chogye temple in Seoul April 27, 2002 during an annual ceremony
which begins the celebration of Buddha's birthday. Buddha's birthday is
celebrated in Korea on May 19. A group of 12 boys, all five or six
years old, entered the temple on Saturday to live as novice monks for a
period of 30 days. REUTERS/Jason Reed