Buddha at Yeolamgok Valley Buddha newly found at the Yeolamgok Valley of Mt. Namsan, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo Province, Korea Unified Silla Dynasty Period (668 ~ 918 AD) 慶州列岩谷磨崖佛 / 경주 열암곡 마애불상 photo by seyun oh
Sunset over Hwangryongsa Temple Site Photo by Seyun Oh Hwangnyongsa, or Hwangnyong Temple (also spelled Hwangryongsa) is the name of a former Buddhist temple in the city of Gyeongju, South Korea. Completed in the 7th century, the enormous 9-story structure was built entirely with wood with interlocking design with no iron nails. It had a standing total height of 80 m (262ft), making it the tallest structure in East Asia and the tal..