Buddhist chapel to be opened next Monday

Associated Press, October 26, 2007

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (USA) -- The Air Force Academy will dedicate its first Buddhist Chapel on Monday.

Wiley Burch, a Buddhist reverend in the Dai community and 1959 academy graduate, will officiate.

The chapel will be on the lower level of the Cadet Chapel.

Officials say there has been a growing number of Buddhists in the Cadets corps in recent year.