October had significant meaning for ancient Koreans. It was considered the perfect month to offer newly harvested crops to the gods. Around this time of year people would hold shamanistic rituals called “gosa” to...
Master carpenter

Master carpenter


There is a passage in the pansori “Heungboga” describing the construction of Heungo’s house. Rice and money poured out of the first gourd...

Clear Sound, Rough Sound

Clear Sound, Rough Sound


The geomungo is one of Korea’s most well-known traditional string instruments. But sometimes people ask whether the geomungo is a percussion...

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