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|Subject||An Afternoon at Jogyesa: Temple Stay Experience|
On Friday, October 20th, 2:00pm-4:00pm, the Itaewon Global Village Center will hold a “An Afternoon at Jogyesa: Temple Stay Experience” This program will provide an opportunity for participants to learn about the lifestyle of monks living as Buddhist practitioners and to experience Buddhism as a spiritual culture through Self-reflection and Man Haeng Hwa(paper flower) Making.
Jogyesa is the chief temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, becoming so in 1936. It thus plays a leading role in the current state of Seon Buddhism in South Korea. The temple was first established in 1395, at the dawn of the Joseon Dynasty.
‘Temple life’ program at Jogye-sa
Jogyesa Temple has taught Buddhism for over 100 years in the heart of Seoul. Recently it has added the "temple life" program to its many endeavors to inform the world far and wide of the spiritual value of Buddhism. 'Templestay' of Jogyesa consists of various activities related to Korean tradition and Buddhism
Man Haeng Hwa(paper flower) Making
Making paper flower named “만행화(Man-Haeng-Hwa)” with Korean traditional papers dyed with plants. “만행화” means flower bloomed with ten thousand good deeds. Make and bring back home your good deed.
The fee would be 15,000won. The venue of this event will be near Anguk Station. Specific details will be emailed to you once you have made your payment.
You can sign up in person or by email only. (Only Foreigners can join this program.)