Korean culture, history celebrated

From left, Hyunjeong Gwon and bride and groom, Yon Han and Yoon Han, bowed to mother of the bride, Kyung Pak. In background, from left, Younhee Shin and Giancarlo Crocetti. Photo by Judith O’Hara Balfe

MILLBROOK— “The duty of a king is to love his people. That is all.” Those are the words of King Sejong the Great, who ruled Korea from 1418-1450. The story of this king was part of a program given by Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project (KSCPP) on Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Millbrook Library.

The program concerned Korea, both past and present. Three films were shown, about the astrological knowledge of the ancient Koreans, King Sejong the Great and technology.

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