Haeinsa

Haeinsa Temple is hosting its first contemporary art exhibition, involving 34 artists from 10 countries, to commemorate the millennial anniversary of the Tripitaka Koreana, which UNESCO has designated one of the “most important and most complete corpus of Buddhist doctrinal texts in the world.” The exhibition’s title — 通 | 통 | Tong — uses […]

{ 3 comments }

Haeinsa temple to market its own brand organic condiments

by Philip Gowman 24 August 2011
Thumbnail image for Haeinsa temple to market its own brand organic condiments

Haeinsa temple is marketing its own-brand organic gochujang, doenjang and soy sauce. I’d certainly buy some. http://bit.ly/pPQy2h (#) Keywords: Temples: Haeinsa Places: Hapcheon-gun Other tags: Temples

Read the full article →

The LKL Korea Trip 2009 pt 6: Haeinsa

by Philip Gowman 31 July 2009
Thumbnail image for The LKL Korea Trip 2009 pt 6: Haeinsa

Monday 20 July 2009 The trip to Haeinsa is via Daegu. A quick tube journey to the inappropriately named Busan Central Bus Terminal – at the northernmost extremity of the Busan public transport system (Nopodong), and then the express bus to East Daegu station takes nearly two hours. Another tube to the Seobu bus terminal […]

Read the full article →

The Tripitaka Koreana part 2 – the Depository Building

by Matthew Jackson 20 November 2008
Thumbnail image for The Tripitaka Koreana part 2 – the Depository Building

Matthew Jackson continues his series of articles on the important treasures from Korea’s past

Read the full article →

The Tripitaka Koreana – part 1

by Matthew Jackson 2 November 2008
Thumbnail image for The Tripitaka Koreana – part 1

Matthew Jackson continues his series of articles on the important treasures from Korea’s past

Read the full article →