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MARCH FIRST INDEPENDENCE MOVEMENT

MARCH FIRST INDEPENDENCE MOVEMENT

March First Independence Movement (in 1919, against the Japanese colonial rule) When World War I ended in 1918, the Paris Peace Conference was held to discuss what the winners of the war would get and how the losers of the war should be treated. Korean independence...
Korean Clothing and Fashion

Korean Clothing and Fashion

Since their settlement in prehistoric times on the land now known as the Korean Peninsula, the Korean people have developed a wealth of unique cultural traditions related to the way they dress, eat, and behave at home. These traditions reflect the natural environment...

Chuseok, Korean Thanksgiving Day

Chuseok is the Korean Thanksgiving Day. It is one of the biggest holidays in Korea just like 설날. It is August 15th in the lunar calendar. So the date of Chuseok changes every year. What is origin of Chuseok? In Korea, Chuseok is called as ‘Hangawi. The word...

Dan-o je, one of the Korean festivals

Origin of Dano Gangneung Danoje was originated from the service of General Kim Yu-shin of Silla, General Pung Il of Silla, and Lady Chung of Daegwanryeong of Silla.The Korean Danoje was originally called “Sulitnal,” which is a pure Korean word.It was...
Korean version STA?

Korean version STA?

Have you ever heard about Suneung? The word ” Suneung ” is familiar to Koreans. It’s a test for those who aim to go into a university. There is SAT in America, GED in Canada, and STA in Korea. 15th November 2018 it is a very important day for Korean...
What is Seol-lal?

What is Seol-lal?

Seol-lal(Korean New year’s Day) Koreans usually celebrate a new year twice a year: One is January 1 in the Gregorian calendar and the other is January 1 in the lunar calendar. And January 1 in the lunar calendar is설 the biggest holiday of the year in Korea....