Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

Peace

Song Wol Joo

Buddhist Priest
President of Good Hands

Aki Ra

Peace Activist

Practice

René Dupont

Bishop
Former Head of Andong Diocese

Otani, Monshu Koshin

Member of the Minority
Committee in the State
Government of Uttarakhand 
(Minister of Buddhism)

Kurt Gribl

Mayor of Augsburg,
Lawyer

Literature

Souad Mohammed
-Al Sabah

Poet

Kim Jay Hong

Literary Critic
Former Professor of Korean Literature
at Kyung Hee University

 

 

       

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Anuradha Koirala

 Founder / Director of Maiti Nepal

 Pracrice

 S.B. Hettiaratchi

 Archeologist /
 Former Vice-Chancellor of the University of
 Sri Jayewardenepura

 Literature

 Mo Yan

 Novelist

 Lee Keun Bae

 Poet /
 Member of the National Academy of Arts,
 The Republic of Korea /
Chair Professor of Shinsung University

 

 

       

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Lee Dong-geon

 Former President of International Rotary Club

 Pracrice

 Seongwoon

 Chief Director of Indeocwon Social
 Welfare Corporation

 Literature

 John Ralston Saul

 President of International PEN

 Jeong Jin-gyu

 Chief Editor of Modern Poetry

 Academy

 John Duncan

 Head of Center for Korean Studies,
 Institute of East Asian Studies at UCLA, U. S. A.

 Kim Hak-seong

 Professor at Sung Kyun Kwan University

 

 

       

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Shirin Ebadi

 Iranian Human Rights Advocate
 Winner of Nobel Prize for Peace

 Pracrice

 Lee So-seon

 Adviser at Association of Families of Democratization  Movement Victims

 Academy

 Kim Yong-jik

 Professor emeritus at Seoul National University

 Literature

 Robert Hass

 Professor at UC Berkeley
 Poet Laureate

 Kim Jong-gil

 Poet
 Professor emeritus at Korea University

 Propagation

 Ven. Pannyavaro

 Web master of www.buddhanet.net

 

 

         

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Literature

 Lee Eo-ryeong

 Literary critic
 Professor emeritus  at Ewha Womans University

 Peace

 Lokamitra :
 a.k.a. Jeremy Goody

 Head ofthe Jambudvipa Trust
 Head of TBMSG
 Head of the Nagarjuna Institute

 Propagation

 Robert E. Buswell Jr.

 Professor at UCLA
 Head of the Center
 for Buddhist Studies at UCLA

 Propagation

 Master Hye-ja

 Head priest of Doseon
 Buddhist Temple in Mt. Samgak

 Academy

 Kim Tae-gil

 Former professor at Seoul National University
 Head of the Institute of Philosophy and Culture

 

 

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 International  Propagation

 Lewis R. Lancaster

 Professor

 Literature 

 Kim Namjo

 Poet

 Academy

 Yu Jongho

 Professor

 Practice

 Bishnu Nisthuri

 Federation of Nepalese Journalist

 Peace

 El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba

 President of Gabon

 Special Prize

 Suh Inhyuk

 The Founder of the World Kuk Sool  Association

 

 

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 International  Propagation

 H.E. Enkhbayar

 President of Mongolia

 Literature 

 Robert Pinsky

 Poet, USA Lauterate

 Hwang Dong-gyu

 Poet, Seoul National University Prof.

 Academy

 Kwon Young-min

 Prof. Seoul National University

 Practice

 Park Won-soon

 Lawyer, Hope Production Standing  Director

 Peace

 Kim Ji-ha

 Poet

 

 

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 His Holiness The Dalai Lama

 Head of Tibet, Novel Prize Winner

 Literature 

 Wole Shoyinka

 Poet, Nigirian Nobel Prize Winner

 Academy

 Most ven. Lee Ji-kwan

 Ex.Chancellor, Gongguk University,
 Kasan  Buddhist Institute

 Practice

 Father Ham Se-woong

 Catholic Monk,
 Chairman, Justice Embodyment Priest  Association

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Nelson Mandellar

 Ex. President of South Africa, Nobel Prize  winner

 Literature 

 Hwang Seok-young

 Novelist

 Academy

 David R. McCann

 Prof. Harvad University Korean Studies

 Art

 Yim Kwon-taek

 Film Director

 Practice

 Ven. Bopta

 President of Juridical Foundation Fatherland  Peace Unification Buddhist Asso.

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Kim Dae-jung

 The 15th President of ROK
 Novel Prize Winner

 Literature 

 Cho Jeong-rae

 Novelist

 Academy

 Kim Yoon-sik

 Hon. Prof. Seoul National University

 Art

 Lee Ae-joo

 Dancer, Seoul National University

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Rev. Kang Won-ryong

 Chief Director Peace Forum

 Poetry Literature

 Shin Kyung-rim

 Poet

 Academy

 Kang Man-gil

 Chancellor, Sangji University & Historian

 Art

 Park Chan-soo

 Craftman, Head of Moka Museum

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Practice

 Baek Nak-cheong

 Prof. Seoul National University
 literary Critic

 Peace

 late Chung Joo-young

 Founder of Hyundai Group

 Poetry Literature

 Lee Hung-ki

 Poet
 Hon. Prof. Dongguk University

 Academy

 Chung Young-ho

 Hon.Prof.Korea Teachers'University
 Cultural Heritage Committee

 Dharma Activity

 Ven. Jung-woo

 Seoul Guryong temple Abbot

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Practice

 Lee Young-hee

 Hon.Prof. Hanyang University

 Peace

 Insevan Linton

 Yujinbell Finacial Foundation

 Poetry Literature

 Oh Se-young

 Poet
 Prof. Seoul National University

 Academy

 Shin Yong-ha

 Prof. Seoul National University

 Art

 Shin Ung-soo

 Important Intangible cultural Heritage No.74  Master Carpenter

 Dharma Activity

 Juridical foundation  Good Friends

  

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Yoon Jeong-ok

 Prof. Yihwa Women's University
 Co-Chair of Justice

 Poetry Literature

 Chung Wan-young

 Korean Ode  Poe

 Academy

 Cho Dong-il

 Prof. Seoul National University

 Dharma Activity

 We're good friends

 Co-Reps.Prof.Park kwang-seo Writer Nam Ji-sim

  

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Kim Sun Kwon

 Prof.Kyungbuk University

 Poetry Literature

 Ko-un

 Poet

 Buddhist Dharma  Activity

 Ven. Sung-il

 Founding Head of Hwasung Sinhung Temple,  Youth Training House

 

 

 

 Section

 Awardee

 Profile & Contribution

 Peace

 Cho Young Sik 

 CEO of Kyunghee University

 Practice

 Chatolic Farmers Asso.

 Rep. father Kim Sung-ho

 Academy

 Lee Ki-young

 Head of the Korean Spiritual Culture
 Institute & Prof. Dongguk University

 Propagation

 Most Ven. Sungshan

 Spiritual Master, Hwagye Temple
 International Meditation(Seon)House

 Art

 Lee Ban

 Prof.Duksung Women's University