Events & Festivals
Korean Temple Food Festival
135-280 3104, Nambusunhwan-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
Highlights Events & Festivals
The 2nd Korean Temple Food Festival will be held by the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism from Mar. 6 (Thur.) to Mar. 9 (Sun.) at exhibition hall #3 of the Seoul Trade Exhibition & Convention (SETEC) and sponsored by Seoul Metropolitan Government.
The festival showcases various programs for citizens to experience temple foods, such as making temple foods, contest of temple food, and free sample booths.
emple foods are the prototype of Korean culture with over 1,700 years’ history. The spirit of temple foods, i.e., eating the proper quantity and not leaving any leftover and feeling the preciousness of life by consuming even a grain of rice, is an environment-friendly alternative with as much value as traditional culture