All posts tagged "fortune-teller"

  • Monkeys groom each other at a zoo at Everland in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, Monday.
(Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul)
    Saju guide to Year of the Red Monkey

    By Janet Shin The Lunar New Year here. Considering the fact that the true fortune year of saju begins as of Ipchun, the onset of spring which falls on Feb. 4 this year, the year of Byeong-shin...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • (Courtesy of Ji-yun)
    Korean fortune-telling: Tradition backed by statistics

    By Tae Hong The most visible Korean saju consultant — yes, fortune teller — in Los Angeles is a slight woman named Ji-yoon who lives and works out of a white two-story house off a sloping Koreatown...

    • Posted December 9, 2014
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  • Energy of the blue horse  will commence on Lunar New Year’s Day, Jan. 31, and the saju fortune will begin after ipchun, the onset of spring, which falls on Feb. 4 this year. (Newsis)
    New Year’s Guide to Fortune Telling

     ”Fortune telling is just a reference, not an instruction. You must be the leader and owner of your life” By Janet Shin A new year has begun. This is called the year of the blue horse, or gap-o in...

    • Posted January 3, 2014
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  • When C.E.O.’s Embrace the Occult

    By YOUNG-HA KIM (INTERNATIONAL NEW YORK TIMES) It’s an open secret: Even now, in the 21st century, Korean executives often consult spiritual advisers before making major business decisions — decisions that can affect their employees around the...

    • Posted October 23, 2013
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