Ven. Chi Boon, also known in Korean as Gye Mun Sumin, is the abbot of KYCL. He was
given ‘inka’ on 8 November 1998 by Zen Master Seung Sahn.
‘Inka’ means an acknowledgment of accomplishment in Zen practice. It is given by
Zen Master Seung Sahn to senior students called Ji Do Poep Sa (Guides to the Way
or Dharma Masters), who are authorized to teach Zen.