What does the stone structure of Poseokjeong 鮑石亭 symbolize? The remains of Poseokjeong Pavilion at the foot of Namsan Mountain, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, are famous for their unique stone structures. What on earth did this structure symbolize? I would like to seek the answer to the mystery that no one has solved for a thousand years since the fall of Silla. Maybe we've got this too complicated? The Silla people thought very simple, so we thoug..
Seobongchong Tomb in Gyeongju from Silla Kingdom Period Blowfish, sea urchin found in Silla tomb, dropping hints of ancient diets Posted : 2020-09-07 17:03 Updated : 2020-09-08 09:15 www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/culture/2020/09/145_295603.html Blowfish, sea urchin found in Silla tomb, dropping hints of ancient diets Blowfish, sea urchin found in Silla tomb, dropping hints of ancient diets www.koreatimes.co.kr By Kwon Mee-yoo Remnants of puffer fish, dolp..
Full set of gilt-bronze accessories from 6th century tomb A full set of accessories ranging from a gilt-bronze coronet to shoes has recently been discovered from a tomb believed to have been created 1,500 years ago, left as they were worn by the deceased at the time of burial. The accessories, including a gilt-bronze coronet, gold earrings, silver bracelets and a silver ring, were recently excavated from a Silla-era royal tomb complex in Gyeongju, some..
Wonwonsa Temple Site in Gyeongju 경주 원원사지 慶州遠願寺址 Wonwonsa Temple Site in Gyeongju 경주 원원사지 慶州遠願寺址 photo by Youngwoo Park (2014. 8. 27) **** A temple built during the Unified Silla (668~935) once stood here at the foot of Bongseosan Mountain. Named Wonwonsa, the temple is believed to have been built by Buddhist Monks Anhye and Nangyung, who are followers of esoteric Buddhism, and Generals Kim Yusin, Kim Uiwon, and Kim Suljong as a place to pray ..
Hwangnyongsa Temple revived with digital augmentation technology 증강현실(AR)로 되살아난 신라 최대 사찰 '황룡사' | 연합뉴스 증강현실(AR)로 되살아난 신라 최대 사찰 '황룡사', 임동근기자, IT.과학뉴스 (송고시간 2020-07-22 09:00) www.yna.co.kr Digital restoration of structures of Hwangnyongsa Temple, the largest temple of the Silla Dynasty - Digital restoration of the Middle Gate and Roofed Corridor by NRICH - Korea's first ever life-size digital restoration of a historic site The National Research Institute of Cult..
Late 5th-early 6th century Silla funeral relics unearthed at royal tomb complex (LEAD) Late 5th-early 6th century funeral relics unearthed at royal tomb complex | Yonhap News Agency(ATTN: CHANGES dateline; UPDATES with more details in paras 5-6, 11-12; ADDS photo at bott...en.yna.co.kr (LEAD) Late 5th-early 6th century funeral relics unearthed at royal tomb complex Art/Culture 16:54 May 27, 2020 (ATTN: CHANGES dateline; UPDATES with more details in paras 5-6, 11-12; ADDS ph..
The memorial stele for King Taejong Muyeol of Silla The memorial stele for King Taejong Muyeol of Silla 경주 신라 태종무열왕릉비 慶州新羅太宗武烈王陵碑 National Treasure KOREAN HERITAGEFeb 04, 2013 (from Korean JoonAng Daily) This stele is a stone monument that was built in front of the royal tomb of King Taejong Muyeol during the Silla era. It was constructed in 661, and the inscription was written by Kim In-mun, the second son of King Muyeol and a well-known master ..
Columnar jointing, Gyeongju 경주 양남면 주상절리柱狀節理 Columnar jointing Overwhelmed by a typhoon at Yangnanmyeon, Gyeongju 경주 양남 주상절리군 慶州陽南柱狀節理群 Photo by Seyun Oh Blessed with the natural geological wonder of columnar joints, Yangnam’s columnar joints are characterized by diverse types of formations grouped and clustered along the 1.7km long shoreline. You can seee over 10 meter high stone columns, columnar joints resembling stacks of timber or a w..
Jeonghyesa Temple Site 13 storied Stone Stupa from the Unified Silla Kingdom Period, Gyeongju The Buddhist temple vanished long time ago. The stupa is its only witness.
포토 바이 오와 태식 포토 바이 영우 Changrimsa Temple Site, Gyeongju / 慶州昌林寺址 / 경주 창림사지 경주 창림사지 삼층석탑이다. 2013년 12월 6일이다. 오른쪽이 궁한 기자 김태식, 왼편이 포토 바이 오세윤이다. This photo was taken by Youngwoo Park.
Sculptures Carved on Rock at Tapgok Valley of Mt. Namsan, Gyeongju / 慶州南山塔谷摩崖造像群 / 경주 남산 탑곡 마애조상군 Stupa and Buddha Carved on the Rock Surface at Tapgok Valley of Mt. Namsan, Gyeongju, the Capital of the Silla Kingdom / 慶州南山塔谷磨崖造像群 / 경주 남산 탑곡 마애조상군 They are believed to have been carved during the Silla or Unified Silla Kingdom period. The name of the valley Tapgok, literally the valley of stupas, was named after the rock, on which a stupa are carved. Mt. Namsan has been a holy mountain for th..
Buddhas Carved on Rock at Tapgok Valley of Mt. Namsan, Gyeongju / 慶州南山塔谷摩崖佛像群 / 경주 남산 탑곡 마애불상군 Buddhas (or Sculptures) Carved on the Rock Surface at Tapgok Valley of Mt. Namsan, Gyeongju, the Capital of the Silla Kingdom / 慶州南山塔谷磨崖佛像群(摩崖造像群) / 경주 남산 탑곡 마애불상군(마애조상군) They are believed to have been carved during the Silla or Unified Silla Kingdom period. The name of the valley Tapgok, literally the valley of stupas, was named after the rock, on which not only a Buddha but also a sculpture of..
Cheomseongdae, Gyeongju 瞻星臺 첨성대 Literally meaning a star-gazing tower, Cheomseongdae has been believed to be an astronomical observatory. Located at present-day Gyeongju, the capital of the Millennial Kingdom Silla, it was constructed during the reign of Queen Seondeok (632-647) according to Samguk Yusa or the Memorabilia of the Three Kingdoms. However, due to its structure, there are many claims that Cheomseongdae is ..
Hwangryongsa Temple Site, GYEONGJU 慶州皇龍寺址 / 경주 황룡사지 폐허미. 이걸 용납하기 힘든 모양이다. 그래서 자꾸만 뭘 채우려 하고, 자꾸만 뭘 만들려 하는 욕망을 부른다. 왜 그럴까 생각해 보니 무엇보다 폐허미가 무엇인지가 정립이 되지 않았기 때문이 아닌가 한다. 동양의 미, 한국의 미 특질이 여백에 있다는 세뇌 교육을 받기는 했지만, 그건 그림 속에서나 가능한 일이다. *** 아직 우리한테는 '폐허미'라는 말이 생소하기만 하지만, 이것이 서구에서는 미학 관점에서 논의되기도 하니 아래 책이 대표적이다. 이 책은 내가 명성과 소문은 듣기만 했지, 통독하지는 아니했다. 혹 이 책 있으신 분들은 한 말씀남겨 주기 바란다. The Aesthetics of Ruins: Illustrated by the Author (Value Inquiry ..
Namsansinseong Fortress in Gyeongju (경주남산신성 / 慶州南山新城) Located in the north of Mt. Namsan (南山) in Gyeongju, the capital of the Silla Kingdom, also called 'Silla Namsansinseong (新羅南山新城) ', the fortress was built in the 13th year (591 AD) of King Jinpyeong (眞平王) of Silla. Later in the year of 679 when King Munyumu (文武王) reigned, it was repaired or rebuilt. Much of the walls were destroyed, and the relatively well preserved walls are hard to find. At p..
Site of Wooden Stupa at Hwangryongsa Temple Site of Wooden Stupa at Hwangryongsa Temple, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo Province, Korea photo by Seyun OhAll copyrights Reserved 慶尙北道慶州市皇龍寺址木塔址Its foundation was square, 22.5m each side, on which 8 x 8 foundation stones were found. The wooden pagoda, which was estimated 80m high was erected by Queen Seondeok of the Silla Kingdom in 645, completely destroyed by fire in 1238 during the Mongol Invas..