KOREAN TRADITIONAL BUILDING
GYEONGBUK/Gyeongju


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From Architeture in KOREA/KIRA 1988, Morning Calm Korean Air/Oct.2001,
http:/www.visitkorea.or.kr. Morning Calm-Inflight Magazine of KAL/Oct.1996,

 

Bulguksa-Temple/ұ()
  
 15 Jinhyeon-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 
 

 Architect by Daeseong Kim in 528. It is noteworthly that designated as the National Historical Landmark site No.1. The cheongun/Blue Cloud Bridge is ade entirely of stone. It's most important aspect is the grand arch under the bridge. While the bridge is the main approach to the monastery, it has been closed to us for reasons of preservation. Photo by Byunguh Yu(#1,4/12 April 2008, #2,3/25 May 2005).

  

Seokgatap-Pagoda/ұ ž( ʼ)
 
  15 Jinhyeon-dong Bulguksa Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 

 
This simple beauty that is this three-tiered pagoda is also constructed of stone. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Dabotap-Pagoda/ұ ٺž( )
 
  15 Jinhyeon-dong Bulguksa Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 

 
Admiration of this pagoda grows the longer gaze upon it. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Gwaneumjeon/ұ ( κ)
 
  15 Jinhyeon-dong Bulguksa Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 

 
Photo by Byunggu Yu on 28 January 1994.

 

Cheomseongdae-Observatory/÷()
  
 839-1 Inwang-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk



 
Built in 640 AD, though there is a possibility that it might have been used for other uses, known  to be the oldest astronormical observatory in the East. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Anapji-Pond/Ⱦ()
  
 Inwang-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk




 
Built in 674 AD, Anabji is an artifical pond sized approximately 200 meters by 180 meters. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Bunhwangsa-Stone Pagoda/Ȳ ž( )
  
 Guhwang-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk



 
Built in 634 AD, Mojeon stone pagoda is national treasure No.30. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Seokguram-Grotto/()
  
 Mt.Toham Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk




 Built in 8th century, interior of dome is 6.58 meters (front to back) and 6.84 meters(left to right). O
n the slopes of Mount Toham, Seokguram Grotto is one of Asia's finest Buddhist shrines. Seokguram is an artificial structure built around a dome and comprised of stone structures of circular, triangular, hexagonal, and octagonal shapes, which required a high degree of mathematical and engineering knowledge. To protect the treasures, a glass wall prevents visitors from entering the grotto and walking around the great Buddha.

 

Silla Oneung-Five Tombs/Ŷ ( )
  
 Tap-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

 

Poseokjeong-Garden/()
  
 Bae-dong Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk

 


  Historic site No.1 in 1963 & total area 7,432. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 25 May 2005.

  

Golgulsa-Temple/񱼻()
  
 Mt.Hamweol san304-1 Andong-ri Yangbuk-myeon Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 31 July 2010.

 

Girimsa-Temple/⸲(Ѷ)
  
 Mt.Hamweol 420 Hoam-ri Yangbuk-myeon Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 31 July 2010.

 

Gameunsaji (Eunhyesaji)-Temple Site/() ()
  
 Gampo Yongdang-ri Yangbuk-myeon Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk




 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 12 April 2008.

 

Munmu Daewangreung-Undersea Tomb of King Munmu/մ()
  
 Gampo Bonggil-ri Yangbuk-myeon Gyeongju, Gyeongbuk



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 12 April 2008.