Seoknamsa Temple

SeoknamsaAlso known as Seongnamsa, and translated means Southern [Seok] Rock [nam] Temple [sa], Seoknamsa is, as far as I know, the only temple in my local area that is resided over by Buddhist Nuns. This may not be apparent if you do not visit South Korean temples that often, but when looking around this stunning complex there are little feminine touches that make this a special place to visit.

Nestled into the base of Mt. Gajisan, the tallest peak in our local alpine network, Continue reading Seoknamsa Temple