Seoul and Gyeonggi Region Program

(last updated on Sept. 11, 2014)

2014 Mago Pilgrimage includes: Gyodong Island (Mt. Hwagae, Rock of Constellation Marks, and Yeonbaek farming field of North Korea, and traditional markets), Samrang-seong (Castle of Three Figures), and Nadeul-gil (trail of scenic views).

Bridge of Gyodong Island, view from Mt. Hwagae. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

Bridge of Gyodong Island, view from Mt. Hwagae. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

Rock of Constellation Marks, Mt. Hwagae

Rock of Constellation Marks, Mt. Hwagae. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

성혈바위 해설

Info about Rock of Constellation Marks: “Historical Site after the bronze age… It is located on the spot in which one can see the entire view of the sea…” Mt. Gaegae. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

Yeonbaek fice-farming fields, North Korea, view from the lower basin of Han River. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

Yeonbaek fice-farming fields, North Korea, view from the lower basin of Han River. Photo provided by Young-Ai Kim

 

Castle of Three Figures, East Gate

Castle of Three Figures, East Gate

Info on Castle of Three Figures, Ganghwa Island Korea

Info on Castle of Three Figures, Ganghwa Island Korea

Conversation with Ganghwa Magoists, Hyunsuk Jee, Seungsuk Yi, and Suyeon Yu, on Oct. 8, 2014

Representative, Tailored Field Trip: Alongside History and Flower Fields

Representative, Tailored Field Trip: Alongside History and Flower Fields

Civil Journalist for Oh My News. Columnist for "Walking Ganghwa Nadeul Trail with History."

Civil Journalist for Oh My News. Columnist for “Walking Ganghwa Nadeul Trail with History.”

Screen Writer.

Screen Writer.

Ritual and Conversation at Yongnim Kim’s Gallery, October 8, 2014

2013 Mago Pilgrimage includes: Ganghwa Island sites we will visite include Dolmens, Jeongdeung-sa Buddhist Temple, and Shrine of Mansin/Mudang Kim Keum Hwa.

http://eng.koreatemple.net/travel/view_temple.asp?temple_id=30 (Info about Jeondeung-sa)

Ganghwa Island Dolmens

Ganghwa Island Dolmens

Ganghwa Island Dolmens

Jeondeung-sa Temple

Jeondeung-sa Temple

Nabusang (Naked Woman, Sheela na gig) Sculpture, Jeondeungsa Temple

Nabusang (Naked Woman, Sheela na gig) Sculptures, Jeondeungsa Temple

Samseong-gak (Shrine of the Three Sages), Jeondeung-sa

Samseong-gak (Shrine of the Three Sages), Jeondeung-sa

Mansin Kim Keum Hwa

References:

http://www.rjkoehler.com/2008/03/03/hanok-anglican-churches-of-ganghwa-island-and-jeondeungsa-too/

http://www.andreakalff.com/

Gwaneum Temple, Mt Gwanak: http://www.krmr.com/blog/2012/9/20/gwaneum-temple.html

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