Culture of Korea
The traditional culture of Korea refers to the shared cultural heritage of the Korean Peninsula. Since the mid-20th century, the peninsula has been split politically between North and South Korea, res...
Culture of Korea - Wikipedia
Free Markets on the Korean Peninsula
This is why free markets must be protected. 👉
Peace activists and Gloria Steinem ready to cross Korea DMZ
Marchers from Pyongyang to Seoul include two Nobel laureates and are facing criticism after Ms. Steinem said it was 'bananas' to criticize North Korea over human rights. The march is due to start Sund...
Adorable 3 year old is very happy to dance!
Adorable 3 year old is very happy to dance!
For The Love of Kimchi! | Cucumber Kimchi Recipe
Oh most holy of food! There is no food that better represents the heart and soul of Korean people than kimchi. It’s sassy, pungent, earthy, and will smack you in the head sometimes. I can’t live witho...
Recipe: Korean Mixed Rice with Sashimi
Sashimi lovers will fall all over this delicious Korean spin on sashimi over rice with fresh lettuce, vegetables and masago. Like Bibimbap, you mix in a homemade sweet and spicy gochujang sauce and co...
40 Korean foods we can't live without
Street food, comfort food, spicy stews for masochistic mouths: These 40 dishes are essential to the Korean heart, soul and digestive tract
Say Kimchi: The Best Meals We Ate in Korea
When we were touring Dorosan Station near the DMZ, a colonel in the South Korean army was standing on the train platform and kindly posed for a photo with me. Just as hubby was about to snap the sh...
Asian Cuisine - Korea
Korea, the tenth largest economy in the world, has been consistently dishing out fancy mobile phones, flashy cars and cool electronics to the rest of the world...
Traditional Korean Feast in Seoul
Mark takes us through a traditional Korean feast in Seoul, along with two other travel bloggers who live there.
Hwaseong Fortress in South Korea
Mark's photo essay of Hwaseong Fortress in South Korea, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Korean cuisine - Korean Cuisine(Hansik)#4 - Dolsotbap ??? ??
Second food will be pot made using stone. Made by cooking highly-nutritious ingredients in a stone, which does not cool quickly, Paul Schenk will explain Yeo...
2:18 about Eun Dynasty (殷) : ♥ in [The Ethnology of China(1937)], 林惠祥 says Many old books say that King Soon (舜) is a Dongyi man. Now many of Chin...
Korean dance
Korean dance.. Wow..
Korean art
Gray-blue, unpolished earthenware objects were made in the Gyeongsang-do region during the Silla period, and they are generally referred to as Silla earthenw...
Korean cuisine
The Wonderful World of Korean Food.
Korean art
Korean arts include traditions in calligraphy, music, painting and pottery, often marked by the use of natural forms, surface decoration and bold colors or sounds.
The earliest examples of Korean ...
Korean art - Wikipedia
Korean dance
Dance in Korea began with shamanistic early rituals five thousand years ago and now ranges from folk dance to newly created and adapted contemporary dance.
Korean traditional dance originated in a...
Korean dance - Wikipedia
Korean painting
Korean painting includes paintings made in Korea or by overseas Koreans on all surfaces. It includes art as old as the petroglyphs through post-modern conceptual art using transient forms of light. Ca...
Korean painting - Wikipedia
Korean pottery and porcelain
Korean ceramic history begins with the oldest earthenware from around 8000 BC.
The Three Kingdoms of Korea (57 BC-668 AD), namely Goguryeo, Baekje and Silla, provided the beginning of Korean ceram...
Korean pottery and porcelain - Wikipedia
Celadon is a term for ceramics denoting both a type of glaze and a ware of celadon (color). Celadon originated in China, and notable kilns such as the Longquan kiln in Zhejiang province are renowned f...
Celadon - Wikipedia
Korean architecture
Korean architecture refers to the built environment of Korea from c. 30,000 BC to the present.
From a technical point of view, buildings are structured vertically and horizontally. A construction ...
Korean architecture - Wikipedia
Hanbok (South Korea) or Chosŏn-ot (North Korea) is the traditional Korean dress. It is often characterized by vibrant colors and simple lines without pockets. Although the term literally means "Korea...
Hanbok - Wikipedia
Korean cuisine
Korean cuisine has evolved through centuries of social and political change. Originating from ancient agricultural and nomadic traditions in the Korean peninsula and southern Manchuria, Korean cuisine...
Korean cuisine - Wikipedia
Korean tea
Originally "tea" in Korean referred to an aromatic beverage prepared by pouring hot water over treated (but not fermented or oxidated) leaves of the Camellia Sinensis plant. Even today this is still k...
Korean tea - Wikipedia
Korean calendar
The traditional Korean calendar is a lunisolar calendar, like the traditional calendars of other East Asian countries. Dates are calculated from Korea's meridian, and observances and festivals are bas...
Korean shamanism
Korean shamanism, also known as Muism (Korean: 무교 Mugyo "mu [shaman] religion") or Sinism (신교 Singyo "religion of the shin (hanja: 神 ) [gods]", is the ethnic religion of Korea and the Koreans. Alt...
Korean shamanism - Wikipedia
Buddhism in Korea
Korean Buddhism is distinguished from other forms of Buddhism by its attempt to resolve what it sees as inconsistencies in Mahayana Buddhism. Early Korean monks believed that the traditions they recei...
Buddhism in Korea - Wikipedia
Korean Confucianism
Korean Confucianism is the form of Confucianism that emerged and developed in Korea. One of the most substantial influences in Korean intellectual history was the introduction of Confucian thought as ...
Korean Confucianism - Wikipedia
Christianity in Korea
The practice of Christianity in Korea revolves around two of its largest branches, Protestantism and Catholicism, accounting for 8.6 million and 5.3 million members respectively. Roman Catholicism was...