As promised, here they are: a few shots of the grand-grand-grand-grand … son (75th generation) of Confucius (Kong Zi). Kong Xianglin is his name, speaking at the World Confucius Forum:
Since he spoke in Chinese (of which I actually understood a little), a translator was at work as well (in the background):
And then the two of us:
Thanks especially to Flavia Watkins, who did a briiliant job organising the event.