Buddhism holds a long legacy in Korea and profoundly influenced Korean culture after being introduced to the country more than 1,500 years ago. Throughout Korea, magnificent Buddhist statues, pagodas, temples, temple bells and paintings adorn the countryside and bustling cities. A faith created for the Korean people, Korean Buddhism enjoys a robust heritage and traditions that exemplify the spiritual and natural beauty of Korea.
Korean Buddha statues are renowned for their balanced simplicity, exquisiteness of form, and their embodiment of peace and tranquility.Read more
These wondrous, beautiful structures that are said to contain the remains of Buddha's body exemplify the strength and permanence of the Buddhist religion.Read more
Buddhist temples in Korea embody the peace and equanimity of the Buddha while being artistic masterpieces of splendor and wonder.Read more
These magnificent paintings are artistic masterpieces that exude an elegant and artistic sophistication within the sculpturesque beauty of the Buddha figures.Read more
The Buddhist temple bell encapsulates both the science of sound and the art of beautiful design and form, allowing the heart to open in its grandeur.Read more