Korean Hanbok stitch by stitch

A video clip showing the Chimseonjang, or a master of needlework who makes traditional Hanbok clothing using a needle and thread to sew the fabrics into a beautiful costume.

Source: koreanheritage

Korean Style – Architecture, One with Nature

A short documentary by The Korean Foundation with showcases traditional Korean architecture which blends with the nature environment.

Source: TheKoreaFoundation

Infographic: Seollal Vocab and Facts

Infographic about Seollal, or Korean New Year, which falls on the first day of the lunar calendar (February 19th in 2015). The celebration lasts three days – the day before Korean New Year day, the day itself and the day after.

Seollal Korean New Year infographic

Source: Domandhyo

Namhansanseong – UNESCO World Heritage

Promotional video and photos of Namhansanseong (literally South Han Mountain Fortress) which has been inscribed on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites in June 2014. The fortress contains fortifications that date back to the 17th century.

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Yeon Deung Hoe – Seoul Lotus Lantern Festival

The Lotus Lantern Festival is held annually in Seoul to celebrate Buddha’s birthday (8th day of the 4th month in lunar calendar, which usually falls in May). The 2013 Lotus Lantern Festival will be held on May 10-12.

Seoul Lotus Lantern Festival

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