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Century-old stone palace reborn as historical museum

Century-old stone palace reborn as historical museum

One hundred and seventeen years ago, King Gojong (r. 1863-1907) of Joseon rechristened the nation as the Daehan Empire in 1897 and ruled as an emperor until the end of his reign. The king, then emperor, built a Western-style stone palace, the Seokjojeon, inside the Deoksugung Palace grounds, from which he ruled the empire.

The building was designed in 1898 by John Reginald Harding (1858-1921), a British architect. Construction began in 1900 and continued for 10 years. The building was originally built for residential purposes and had a reception room, bedrooms, living rooms and bathrooms. However, it was mostly used as a banquet hall. It was also used as a residence for the last crown prince of Korea, King Yeongchin (1897-1970), the seventh son of Gojong. ...

Palace festival opens this September

Palace festival opens this September

A festival will be held in Seoul this September offering the opportunity to experience and enjoy various aspects of ancient royal court life during Joseon times (1392-1910). Festival-goers can learn about royal ancestral rites, the tea ceremony and court food, appreciate Korean traditional music, or gugak, performances at the palace, or simply walk through the secret garden of the king.

The Cultural Heritage Administration and the Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation will jointly host their Royal Culture Festival 2014 from September 20 to 28 at four selected palaces across Seoul, as well as at the Jongmyo Shrine, at Gwanghwamun Square and along the Seoul fortress wall. ...

SISTAR Wins Triple Crown on Inkigayo + Performances from Taemin, Secret, Winner, and More

SISTAR Wins Triple Crown on Inkigayo + Performances from Taemin, Secret, Winner, and More

This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was SISTAR vs Block B vs Red Velvet for first place. Block B’s “HER,” Red Velvet’s “Happiness” and SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” competed against each other for no.1, with SISTAR winning. Congrats, SISTAR! This is their third win in a row for “Touch My Body” on “Inkigayo.”

See also: Red Velvet Nominated for No.1 on SBS’ “Inkigayo” Just Two Weeks After Debut ...

TaeTiSeo crown their new leader in 2nd preview of "The TaeTiSeo"

TaeTiSeo crown their new leader in 2nd preview of "The TaeTiSeo"

TaeTiSeo reveal their new leader in the 2nd preview of their upcoming reality show “The TaeTiSeo”.

SNSD”s leader might be Taeyeon but in their vocal sub-unit TaeTiSeo, Tiffany and Taeyeon crown their maknae Seohyun as the group”s leader.

As response to Tiffany”s nomination, Seohyun confidently accepts the responsibility and said, “Hello I”m TaeTiSeo”s leader, Seohyun.”

Let”s look forward for the maknae-leader Seohyun in the premiere of “The TaeTiSeo” on August 26....

SISTAR Wins Triple Crown on Inkigayo + Performances from Taemin, Secret, Winner,and More

SISTAR Wins Triple Crown on Inkigayo + Performances from Taemin, Secret, Winner,and More

This week on SBS’ “Inkigayo,” it was SISTAR vs Block B vs Red Velvet for first place. Block B’s “HER,” Red Velvet’s “Happiness” and SISTAR’s “Touch My Body” competed against each other for no.1, with SISTAR winning. Congrats, SISTAR! This is their third win in a row for “Touch My Body” on “Inkigayo.”

“Inkigayo” also provided a comeback stage for Taemin (“Ace” + “Danger“) and Secret (“U R Fired” + “I’m in Love“). Winner had its debut stage with “Color Ring” and “Empty.” ...

A palace procession

A palace procession

About 40 performers of the National Gugak Center play traditional Korean instruments in front of the National Palace Museum of Korea on Thursday. The music was played during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) when there was a royal ritual. [NEWS1]

Palace exhibit presents a picture of royal health

Palace exhibit presents a picture of royal health

Who wouldn”t want to live a long and healthy life? The kings of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) certainly did, and so they sought primary access to what”s known to be good for the human body, including top-notch medical services.

In the National Palace Museum of Korea”s newest exhibition, “The Birth, Aging, Illness and Death of the Royal Family of the Joseon Dynasty: Guarding against Diseases”, details of the evolution of medical sciences in the Joseon era are shown....

BEAST wins Triple Crown with 1st place win with “Good Luck” on the July 12th episode of Music Core!

BEAST wins Triple Crown with 1st place win with “Good Luck” on the July 12th episode of Music Core!

On the July 12th episode of Music Core, the nominees for 1st place were g.o.d, BEAST, and Younha.

On tonight’s episode of Music Core, new boy group B.I.G made their debut with “Hello,” and TOPPDOGG continued their promotions for “TOPDOG.”

DICKPUNKS made their comeback with “Soul Mate” featuring 4minute’s Jiyoon on tonight’s episode! 100% continued their promotions for their special summer album by performing the album’s title track, “U Beauty.” ...

BEAST earn theirtriple crown at Music Bank with 'Good Luck'

BEAST earn theirtriple crown at Music Bank with 'Good Luck'

BEAST take the 8th victor with ‘Good Luck’ making it their triple crown at Music Bank.

BEAST ousted K.Will with a close number of votes taking home their 3rd win from ‘Music Bank’ for three consecutive wins proving their strong comeback.

Congratulations! Watch their performance and encore below:

Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” receives “Triple Crown” on Inkigayo

Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” receives “Triple Crown” on Inkigayo

Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” ranked 1st on SBS’s Inkigayo for the 3rd time, giving him the “Triple Crown” on the 6th of July.

Taeyang was up against K.Will’s “Day 1” and BEAST’s “Good Luck”, in which Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” won by a significantly higher number of votes.

On the episode of Inkigayo aired on the 15th and 22nd of June, Taeyang’s “Eyes, Nose, Lips” ranked 1st two weeks in a row, however on the 29th, BEAST’s” Good Luck” had won the trophy. ...