0 Likes

Artificial Cave of Songak-san
Cheju

Songak-San is most southern part of Jeju island, which has small port leads to Mara island. Songak-San is small hill, the height is Mara island is small but very famous for Korean, because it is the most southern part of Korea.

There are 15 artificial caves which were built in Japanese colony, one of which is this picture. The small island is Hyongje-sum, Brother's Rock

http://blog.joins.com/media/folderListSlide.asp?uid=elgood&folder=24&list_id=4700446

Copyright: Min heo
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Geüpload: 05/09/2009
Geüpdatet: 08/04/2012
Keer bekeken:

...


Tags: cave; rocks
comments powered by Disqus

Min Heo
Cliff near Songak-san
Min Heo
Songhak-San, Jeju-Island
Hansangeok
Hamel's merchant ship
Ingemar Bergmark
Mt. Sanbang - Hamel's ship
Hansangeok
Harbour Moseulpo (Sunset)
Hansangeok
산방산과용머리해안
Hansangeok
영락해안도로의 일몰
Min Heo
Health & Sex Museum
Min Heo
The entrance of Health & Sex Museum
Min Heo
Cliff from unused port of Mara island
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Marado
Min Heo
Lighthouse of Mara Island
Farjoun, Daniel
Prainha at Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Taklamakan Desert road Protection
Ruediger Kottmann
Voelklinger Huette - Besuchergruppe am Abstich des Hochofens
Florian Knorn
In the tower of the Ulmer Münster
Martin Berta
Ggantija megalithic temple Gozo
Thang Bui
Military Museum
Ruediger Kottmann
Trier - Atrium Porta Nigra
Jann Lipka
1961 Lancia Appia Sport Zagato
Tom Sadowski
Trans Alaska Pipeline near Copper Center, Alaska
sk vadim
Driving Railway Tunnel in Tunnel Complex No. 6, Sochi, Russia
Matt Mascheri
Prayer Room Shwedagon Pagoda Yangon Myanmar
Robin Waarts
Rotterdam city hall council chamber
Min Heo
The wild flowers in Mongolia
Min Heo
Seoul St. Mary`s Hosptial at dusk
Min Heo
Small creek in Terelj National Park
Min Heo
Lockgate of Incheon harbor, from Wolmi Observatory
Min Heo
Interior of traditional Korean house, Namsangol Hanok Village
Min Heo
Anex of Seoul City Hall
Min Heo
Latvian National Opera
Min Heo
On the narrow road to Point Bonita, near San Francisco
Min Heo
Big chair in the field
Min Heo
The Han River from the riverside park
Min Heo
Gongseri Catholic Church, Asan
Min Heo
관악산 연주암
More About Korea

Korea is one of the oldest continuous civilizations in the world with over five thousand years of history. According to the original creation myth, the world we live in today is the work of the Heavenly Prince Hwanung, whose father was the King of Heaven.The Heavenly Prince asked his father to give him some land to govern, so the Father sent him down to Mount Taebaek. With him the Prince brought the Minister of Clouds, the Earl of Rain and the Chancellor of Wind. They also brought three thousand helpers.Under the shade of a sandalwood tree the Prince founded a holy city called Sinsi, the City of God. He put his Ministers in charge of three hundred and sixty areas of human culture, teaching them to grow crops and to make laws concerning what is good and what is evil.A tiger and a bear living in a nearby cave saw this city and desperately wanted to become human. Every day they came to the sandalwood tree at the center of the city to pray fervently for becoming humans.Hwanung saw their devotion and gave them instructions to remain in the cave and fast for one month, eating nothing but garlic and mugwort. The tiger was too impatient to stand the long and boring days in the cave, so he gave up and left, but Bear maintained the fast. At the end of the month she was transformed into a beautiful woman who became the mother of the Korean people.Her first son was Don-gun, the First King of the Korean people. When Don-Gun passed on the throne to his own son, he became a Mountain God. It is interesting that mountain gods are still worshipped today in Korea.Text by Steve Smith.