Stars over a Ruin A Temple Site at Bomun-ri, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo, Korea The Stones were Flagpole Supports mainly in front of a Buddhist Temple. photo by Seyun Oh copyright reserved
Sunset over Hwangryonsa Temple Site Sunset over Hwangryonsa Temple Site, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo Province, Korea photo by Seyun Oh copyright reserved
Bulguksa Temple Bulguksa Temple, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo Province 慶州佛國寺 Photo by SEYUN OH Copyright Reserved Bulguksa Temple is the representative relic of Gyeongju and was inscribed on the world heritage list by UNESCO in 1995. The beauty of the temple itself and the artistic touch of the stone relics are known throughout the world. The temple was built by Kim Dae-Seong (700-774), who started erecting the te..
Seokgulam Temple Seokgulam Temple, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo Province 慶州石窟庵경주 석굴암photo by Seyun Oh Established in the 8th century on the slopes of Mount Toham, the Seokguram Grotto contains a monumental statue of the Buddha looking at the sea in the bhumisparsha mudra position. With the surrounding portrayals of gods, Bodhisattvas and disciples, all realistically and delicately sculpted in high and low relief, i..
Three-storied Stone Stupa Three-storied Stone Stupa at Seoak-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbukdo ProvinceUnified Silla Dynasty Period (668~919 AD) photo by Seyun Oh