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Comfortable ‘Nice Full Moon Day’ 2022!

It’s Feb. 15 and here in Korea we’re observing Jeongwol Daeboreum (literally “Great Full Moon Day”), the first full moon in the lunar calendar.  Traditionally farmers looked to the first full moon of the year as a time to take stock and predict whether they will have an abundant harvest and good fortune for the […]

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It’s Feb. 15 and right here in Korea we’re observing Jeongwol Daeboreum (actually “Nice Full Moon Day”), the primary full moon within the lunar calendar. 

Historically farmers appeared to the primary full moon of the yr as a time to take inventory and predict whether or not they may have an plentiful harvest and success for the yr. 

Villagers would have a good time with good meals, music and take part in folks video games like tug-of-war. In essence, it was a staff constructing train earlier than the onerous work of the upcoming farming season started!

In Jeju, Jeongwol Daeboreum can also be intently related to the Jeju Fireplace Competition held yearly at Saebyeol Volcanic Cone for the final 25 years.

This yr’s Jeju Fire Festival is scheduled for March 17~20 and like final yr will concentrate on contactless celebrations and a fireworks extravaganza which you could get pleasure from streaming on-line in actual time. 

In the course of the Jeju Fireplace Competition there are reenactments of an important seasonal custom the place farmers, prematurely of spring, set fireplace to their pastures to rid fields of outdated straw, grass and pests.

Do you know? 

The Jeju Fireplace Competition was once known as the Jeongwol Daeboreum Fireplace Competition and was held round this time of the yr. In the previous few years the dates of the pageant have been moved to the hotter climate of March.

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