United States of America

Staten Island, New York
Vase planted by Venerable H. Kondanna and monks from the Staten Island Buddhist Vihara at the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, August 23, 2001

The vase was planted in part as a memorial to the late Yoshio and Fusaka Hotta by Sally and Shusak Hotta.  Jacques Marchais, President of the Board of Directors for the Museum was also represented.  And, Jeanann Celli, Executive Director of the Museum participated in the placement in memory of Milt Lipton, the husband of former Tibetan Museum Director, Barbara Lipton.