The basketball game that was postponed to let the paint dry on the backboard stands finally occurred. The staff and volunteers are in orange and the monks are in red.
Of course like all great events we have our dignitaries.
Monastic Himalayan Basketball
And the Final Score
On a final note, there have been many firsts for me in the Himalayas, (I shall not dredge them up), but this one was beautific: this was the first basketball game that I had ever attended in my life, or viewed on a tv where every basket was applauded by the sidelines.