Saturday, March 01, 2008

Happy Independence Day (South Korea) [삼일절]


TPR has a good write-up on the South Korean independence movement that occurred on March 1st, 1919.

On the Korean calendar the "day" is referred to as 삼일절 (samiljeol), and the independence movement itself is known as 삼일 운동 (samil undong).


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