What is Yeon Deung Hoe (Lotus Lantern Festival) ?
Yeon Deung Hoe (Lotus Lantern Festival) is a thousand-year old Korean folk festival. It began in the Shilla Period and lasted through the Goryeo and Joseon periods to its full grandeur of modern times.
|Exhibition of Traditional Lanterns||18(Mon) April ~ 11(Wed.) May, 2022||Cheonggyecheon , Jogye-sa, Bongeun-sa|
|EoulimMadang (Buddhist Cheer Rally)||April 30(Sat) 4:30~6:00pm, 2022||Dongguk University Stadium|
|Lantern Parade||April 30(Sat) 7:00~9:00pm, 2022||Jongno Street(Heunginji-mun to Jogye-sa)|
|Hoehyang Hanmadang (Post-Parade Celebration)||April 30(Sat) 9:00~10:30pm, 2022||Jonggak Intersection|
|Traditional Cultural Events||May 1(Sun) Noon~7:00pm, 2022||Street in front of Jogye-sa Temple|
|Yeondeungnori(Final Celebration)||May 1(Sun) 7:00~9:00pm, 2022||Street in front of Jogye-sa Temple|
|Cultural Performances||May 1(Sun) Noon~6:00pm, 2022||Street in front of Jogye-sa Temple|
|Buddha’s Birthday Dharma Ceremony||May 8(Sun) 10:00am, 2022||Every temples and all around Korea|