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Seoul Dano Festival

Seoul metropolitan is holding ˇ°2002 Seoul Dano Fork Festivalˇ± every year. Visitors can enjoy special games for Dano and competitive performances.
The fifth day of the fifth lunar month has traditionally been called "Dano," "Suri," or "Cheonjungjeol," the day when Koreans pray for a good harvest. The women would wash their hair in water boiled with iris, and would go out to play on the swings In times past, swooping back and forth, like spring swallows. The men would enjoy ssireum(traditional Korean wrestling)

Fork Game

Washing Hair and Face in Water Boiled with Iris. (12:00- 18:00)
Dying Nails with Garden Balsams and Garden Balsams Exhibition. (10:30-18:00)
Falk Games : Korean Seesawing, Korean Dart Game, Rope Skipping etc.
Others : Face Painting etc.

Date 2002.6.15 ~ 2002.6.16 (5th May Lunar month)
Place Namsangol Hanok village at Mt. Namsan
How to get there Exit3 Chungmuro station of subway line 3,4
Admission fee Free
Tel 02-3707-9431 ~ 32
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