The Jikji

Was Gutenberg’s printing press the first in the world? Heungdeok Temple monks used moveable type to create the UNESCO recognized Jikji in 1372.

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May 2014 GIC Culture Tour: Gurye

This month the GIC Culture Tour enjoys mountainous Gurye with its wide vistas of Jirisan National Park and the countryside below, mixed with river riding excitement.

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Buddha’s Birthday

Buddhists around the world are celebrating Buddha’s birthday with traditions dating back over a millennia. What are these traditions, and how can you become a part of it?

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