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Free Temple Stay for Medical Staff and Health Officials

Free Temple Stay for Medical Staff and Health Officials

SEOUL, March 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Buddhist monks are offering free temple stays for medical staff and public servants working in the health sector to help them find ease after the troubles they have gone through fighting the coronavirus. The Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism (CCKB), an affiliate of the Jogye Order, announced Tuesday that [...]

[Feature] Temple Stay, Iconic Tourism Asset for “The Land of Morning Calm”

[Feature] Temple Stay, Iconic Tourism Asset for “The Land of Morning Calm”

SEOUL, May 4 (Korea Bizwire) –  In a survey taken three years ago, as many as 85 percent of Koreans said they are not happy. The news report was indeed shocking to the viewers. In a follow-up questionnaire about “spiritual quotient” in late 2011 conducted by the Cultural Corps of Korean Buddhism on 5,011 adults, asking [...]