Recognizing heritage

Home > Culture > Korean Heritage

print dictionary print

Recognizing heritage

The Cultural Heritage Administration announced on Dec. 22 that it will designate Jeju's shamanistic ceremony known as Jeju keungut as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage.
 
Gut is a traditional Korean shaman ritual and Jeju keungut is the oldest shamanistic ritual that preserves the original form of Korean gut on Jeju island.
 
Jeju Keungut encompasses traditional music, dance and games, as well as the history of the people of Jeju. [CULTURAL HERITAGE ADMINISTRATION]

Log in to Twitter or Facebook account to connect
with the Korea JoongAng Daily
help-image Social comment?
s
lock icon

To write comments, please log in to one of the accounts.

Standards Board Policy (0/250자)

What’s Popular Now