2015 Seoul Templestay Week

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