All posts tagged "temple"

  • Temple
    Police extend ultimatum to labor union leader holed up in Buddhist temple

    By Jhoo Dong-chan South Korean police called off operations to arrest an umbrella union leader who has been holed up in Jogye Temple in central Seoul, Wednesday, after accepting senior monks’ mediation proposal. After sealing off the...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Korean Buddhist temple in O.C. offers overnight program for kids

    A Korean Buddhist temple in Orange County is hosting an overnight “temple stay” event from 1 p.m. on June 21 to noon on June 22. Temple monks, parents and college students volunteering as teaching assistants are planning...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • About 200 texts dating back to the late Goryeo Kingdom and early Joseon Kingdom periods were found at the Gwangheung Temple in Andong, North Gyeongsang Province. / Yonhap
    Rare early Joseon texts found in temple

    By Kim Tong-hyung Historians are hailing as remarkable the discovery of a slew of medieval texts inside a Buddha statue at a temple in Andong, North Gyeongsang Province. About 200 different documents were found and they included...

    • Posted November 25, 2013
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