0 Likes

Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-6
Korea

화천산천어축제 눈썰매광장

Copyright: Lee Hd
Typ: Spherical
Upplösning: 8000x4000
Uppladdad: 06/02/2009
Uppdaterad: 15/02/2012
Visningar:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-7
Hansangeok
Hwacheon Mountain Trout Festival
Hansangeok
Bridge
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-8
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-3
Hansangeok
Eolgomyiseong
Hansangeok
Ice Rink
Hansangeok
Hoacheon Restrants
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-4
LEE HD
sancheoneo-ice-festival-2
Hansangeok
Paramedics
Hansangeok
Sancheoneo fishing
Matthew Normand
Fort Clinch Fishing Pier at Night
Andrew Bodrov
Church of St. Nicholas (1864)
Miguel Angel
Cudillero
Евгений Орлов
Roma. Fora Traiano.(1)
cotan jacques
Place St Marco Venezia Italia
Michael Maniezzo
Crumlin Road Gaol Northern Ireland
Alex Maksiov
Sliema at night
Chris Ellenbogen
Starry Knoll
Travel-Sphere.com
Guanyin at Wat Plai Laem [Koh Samui, Thailand]
Travel-Sphere.com
The Laughing Buddha in Wat Plai Laem [Koh Samui, Thailand]
Gregory Panayotou
Moonrise Over Eni Beach
wongchichuen
Another Side Of Stonecutters Bridge(青衣昂船洲大橋4), Tsing Yee, NT, HK.
LEE HD
sancheoneo-ice-festival-2
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-3
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-6
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-4
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-7
LEE HD
Sancheoneo-Ice-Festival-8
Mer om 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.