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    2015 Seoul Templestay Week

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    1. Event Overview

    ∘ Event: 2015 Seoul Templestay Week

    ∘ Program: Templestay experience program at Buddhist temples around Seoul during Tourism Week

    ∘ Slogan: Happiness of 10,000 Won (幸福滿願) Templestay

    ∘ Period

    – Application: 11am, April 17, 2015 (Fri) – 5 pm, May 12 (Tue)

    – Program: May 1, 2015 (Fri) – May 14 (Thu), 14 days

    ∘ Participating Temples: Nine temples in Seoul participating in the Templestay program

    ∘ Application for Participation: On the official Templestay website (http://eng.templestay.com/)

    ∘ Benefits for Participants

    – Discount on Templestays (One-day Templestay for KRW 5,000, or Overnight (1 night, 2 days) Templestay for KRW 10,000)

    – Seoul Templestay souvenir

    – Chance to participate in the Happiness Concert with Venerable Haemin (Tentative date: June 5 / Location: TBA)

    ※ Random selection of 800 people from among the participants of Templestay Week

    2. List of Participating Temples (9 Temples)

    TempleProgramsAvailable DatesNo. of ParticipantsMaximum No. of ParticipantsTypes of ParticipantsForeign Languages
    Gwanmunsa1-Day Templestay6, 7, 13, 1410 per day40Individual/Group 
    Overnight Templestay   
    International Seon Center1-Day TemplestayAll dates except 5 and 7100 per day1300Individual/GroupAvailable
    Overnight TemplestayAll dates except 5 and 7100 per day1200
    Geumseonsa1-Day TemplestayAll dates except 5 and 720 per day180Individual/Group
    Overnight TemplestayAll dates except 3, 4, 10, and 1120 per day180roup 
    Gilsangsa1-Day Templestay1, 1140 per day80Individual/Group
    Overnight Templestay940 per day40Individual/Group
    Myogaksa1-Day TemplestayAll dates except 3 and 1180 per day960Individual/Group
    Overnight Templestay   
    Jogyesa1-Day Templestay8, 10, 12, 1450 per day120Group
    Overnight Templestay1, 530 per day60Group
    Jingwansa1-Day TemplestayAll dates50 per day700Individual
    Overnight Templestay   Individual
    Bongeunsa1-Day TemplestayAll dates except 3 and 11180 per day960Individual/Group
    Overnight TemplestayAll dates except 1-5, 7, 9, and 14 40 per day280
    Myogaksa1-Day Templestay   Individual/Group
    Overnight Templestay1, 5, 7-10,12, 1417 per day136