Free ticket :
Meet the 1500 years Korean History
‘Korean Traditional Buddhism Culture & Spirit Festival.’
You can register here and come any time during the opening hour of 3 venues below.
1. Meditation & Cultural Experiences ( BongEunSa Temple, GangNam)
BoWooDang Meditation hall: Meditation, Lecture by a Master monk : Can join anytime.
BoWooDang yard: Ongoing various traditional experiences.
Time: Date: 29 March ~ 1 April // Am 10 ~ Pm 5[Meditation seat is sold out]
**Bongwonsa Meditation can be only enter at 10 am, 2 pm. and participants must be stay in the hall during the session 10am-1pm, or 2pm-5pm.
So if you want to join, please arrive on time.
Venue: Subway line#9, BongEunSa station 봉은사역 Exit1. Walk 50m and temple is right next you.
2. Guided Temple Experience ( JoGyeSa Temple, JongRo)
Guided temple tour and temple experience in Jogyesa temple: about the history and symbols is temple.
Start from the main gate > Tea > Meditation >> Temple walk, Circling pagoda
Time & Date: 29 March ~ 1 April // Am 10 ~ Pm 4
**Jogyesa temple has special temple guide tour on 11am, 2pm (2times per day). So if you want to join, please arrive on time.
Otherwise on going temple experience can be arrive any time during the opening hour.
Venue: 55, Ujeongguk-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea (nearby Anguk station exit6.)
3. “2018 BEXPO” Seoul International Buddhism Exposition. (SETEC, GangNam)
BEXPO (Seoul International Buddhism Expo) is a cultural celebration offering guests a rare chance to meet various cultural sides into Korean Buddhism which has been the dominant cultural influence through 1500 years of history in the Korean peninsula.
There will be all kinds of amusing activities can be found including Korean handicrafts, traditional crafts, traditional tea tasting, temple foods tasting, and a temple stay guide, as well as a range of Buddhist artwork.
Time & Date: 29 March ~ 1 April // Am 10 ~ Pm 5
Venue: SETEC, Subway line #3 Hangnyeoul Station 학여울역 Exit #1. It’s right next to the subway station.
Gift for everyone:
– Eco bag & other souvenirs.
– Free tasting for tea & foods and many other cultural experiences.
You can register and come any date during the exposition
How to get ticket:
Step1. Free ticket is only for foreign passport holder.
Step2. Visit: http://www.cultureus.co.kr/en/my-product/bexpo2018/
Click the “Register” button ( if you can’t see the button scroll the page to the top, it will appear in the middle)
Step3. Don’t forget to bring your PASSPORT or foreigner’s ID CARD (Korean ARC)