Yeon Deung Hoe 연등회

When in the darkness thousands of lanterns flood the city of Seoul and with their magical light illuminate the world of uncertainty with Buddha's wisdom.

The prehistory of a forgotten war

From Liberation to Partition to (Civil) War? Our expert, retired Major General Urs Gerber, gives us exciting background information on the Korean War.

DMZ

Korean Demilitarized Zone – the last confrontation line of the Cold War.

Taegeukgi – The Korean flag

The oldest national flag, the "Denny Taegeugki" has only been in the possession of South Korea again since 1981 thanks to a donation.