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Samseonam Hermitage – 삼선암 (Hapcheon, Gyeongsangnam-do)

Tue, 2024-01-16 07:04
The View from the Samseong-gak Hall at Samseonam Hermitage on the Haeinsa Temple Grounds in Hapcheon, Gyeongsangnam-do. Hermitage History

Samseonam Hermitage is located on the Haeinsa Temple grounds in the foothills of Mt. Gayasan (1,433 m) in Hapcheon, Gyeongsangnam-do. Samseonam Hermitage was first founded by the monk Jahong in 1893. It was later rebuilt in 1904 by two monks, Bochan and Jijong. The hermitage was rebuilt, once more, in 1971. Currently, Samseonam Hermitage is a nunnery (bikuni) meditation centre.

Hermitage Layout

From the hermitage parking lot, you’ll make your way towards a collection of buildings including a storage building to your left. Eventually you’ll pass through an entryway with a signboard that reads “Banya-seonwon – 반야선원 (般若禪院)” on it. To the right of this entryway are a row of nuns’ dorms. The ceiling of the entryway is adorned with beautiful lotus flower paintings, as well as vibrant painted guardians on the walls.

Having passed through the hermitage entryway, you’ll now be standing in the main hermitage courtyard. Straight ahead of you is a impromptu natural rock pagoda. It’s unclear if the nuns’ at the hermitage built it, or whether it was visitors. Either way, it stands precariously on a large black boulder.

Behind the rock pagoda is the main hall at Samseonam Hermitage, the Geukrak-jeon Hall. There are several entryways to this multi-purpose shrine hall. The entryway in the centre is the entryway to the Geukrak-jeon Hall. Before entering the main hall, you’ll notice that there is a long wooden corridor that links all of the doors together. The left doors are entrances for various meeting areas and meditation. And on the far right side of the corridor, and under protective glass, you’ll find an older Shinjung Taenghwa (Guardian Mural). Stepping inside the Geukrak-jeon Hall, you’ll find a simple main altar. Underneath an understated datjib (canopy), and housed inside a glass enclosure, you’ll find the main altar triad. The central statue is that of Amita-bul (The Buddha of the Western Paradise). This central image is joined on either side by Gwanseeum-bosal (The Bodhisattva of Compassion) and Jijang-bosal (The Bodhisattva of the Afterlife).

To the left of this multi-purpose shrine hall that includes the Geukrak-jeon Hall, you’ll find the administrative office and dorms. But it’s to the right of this central building, and around the corner from this multi-purpose building that also houses the hermitages kitchen and painting dedicated to Jowang-shin (The Fireplace King Spirit), that you’ll find the hillside Samseong-gak Hall. This elevated shaman shrine hall rests between the rows of nuns’ dorms to your right and the multi-purpose building to the left.

Climbing a steep, aged set of stone stairs, the exterior walls to the Samseong-gak Hall are adorned with murals dedicated to various shaman deities, as well as murals dedicated to an all-white Gwanseeum-bosal and a white elephant riding Bohyeon-bosal (The Bodhisattva of Power). Stepping inside the Samseong-gak Hall, you’ll see a beautiful collection of older shaman deity paintings. Hanging on the far right wall is a mural dedicated to Dokseong (The Lonely Saint). Hanging on the far left wall is a mural dedicated to Sanshin (The Mountain Spirit). And hanging in between these two murals are seven different mural depictions of Chilseong (The Seven Stars). It’s a beautiful collection!

How To Get There

To get to Samseonam Hermitage, you’ll first need to get to Haeinsa Temple. From the Hapcheon Intercity Bus Terminal, you’ll need to board a bus bound for Haeinsa Temple. The bus ride is about 5,000 won. From where the bus lets you off at Haeinsa Temple, you’ll need to find the trail that leads up to Haeinsa Temple. The walk is about one kilometre, and the trail starts to the left of the Haeinsa Temple museum. About 500 metres up this trek, a part of this trail will fork to the left. You’ll need to head up this trail for an additional 200 metres. Eventually, you’ll arrive at Samseonam Hermitage.

Overall Rating: 3.5/10

The definitive highlight at Samseonam Hermitage is the Samseong-gak Hall. Both the outdoor aesthetic and how it’s positioned on the hillside to the beautiful, old shaman murals housed inside it, the Samseong-gak Hall is a must-see at the hermitage. Additionally, the hermitage is beautifully positioned by a meandering stream to the west. Samseonam Hermitage has an overall tranquility to it.

The meandering stream next to the hermitage grounds. The Banya-seonwon entry to Samseonam Hermitage. One of the guardian paintings that adorns the entryway. The multi-purpose shrine hall at Samseonam Hermitage. Fall foliage and the rock pagoda in the hermitage courtyard. A look down the long shrine hall. The main altar inside the Geukrak-jeon Hall. Some more of the beautiful fall foliage at the hermitage. A blurry image of Jowang-shin (The Fireplace King Spirit). The hillside Samseong-gak Hall. One of the exterior walls is adorned with this image of Bohyeon-bosal (The Bodhisattva of Power). The central images dedicated to Chilseong (The Seven Stars) inside the shaman shrine hall. Joined by this older image dedicated to Dokseong (The Lonely Saint). And an older image of Sanshin (The Mountain Spirit), as well. The view from the Samseong-gak Hall.
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The Subtle Difference Between 즘 and 쯤 | Korean FAQ

Mon, 2024-01-15 16:37

즘 and 쯤 are used in different ways and it's important to know their differences. This video explains how to use 즘, 즈음, and 쯤, which are used to mean "about" or "around."

The post The Subtle Difference Between 즘 and 쯤 | Korean FAQ appeared first on Learn Korean with GO! Billy Korean.

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Experienced Instructor in Korea, Available in February

Mon, 2024-01-15 05:44
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: 

UK native speaker with E2 visa and twenty years' experience in Korea seeking new position for late February 2024. I am looking for a new adult-related position.


My experience includes:

* Former English teacher trainer (for a university TESOL certificate course)
* Business English experience including business email writing
* have worked with Korean and UK armed forces
* adult academy and high school experience, including split shifts

Looking for:

* an adult teaching position
* ideally in the Gyeongnam/Busan area (but flexible)
* ideally with a housing allowance (not provided housing)

Please note that I do not have experience teaching kindergarten. Please do not contact me about such positions.

Time frame: Available from mid-February 2024

Remote interviewing is possible through several video platforms. Please contact me through this website for more information.

Celebrating twenty years in Korea

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English Worship - PICC Busan

Mon, 2024-01-15 05:08
Date: Repeats every week every Sunday until Wed Dec 31 2025. Sunday, January 21, 2024 - 10:00Sunday, January 28, 2024 - 10:00Sunday, February 4, 2024 - 10:00Location: Event Type: 

Come and join Peniel International Christian Community (PICC) as we worship the Living God.

We are focused on the Word and follow an expository preaching style.

If you would like to learn and study the Word, come and join us,

We also have bible study every second and forth Sunday of the month.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Pastor Jacques at 010-8254-1403.


You can find us at Jungangcheonro 73 beongil 16 (중앙천로73번길 16) Yeonje-gu

We hope to see you there.



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Sudoam Hermitage – 수도암 (Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do)

Sun, 2024-01-14 23:21
Sudoam Hermitage on the Cheongamsa Temple Grounds in Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do. Hermitage History

Sudoam Hermitage is a hermitage that belongs to Cheongamsa Temple in Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do. The hermitage is located south of the main temple on Mt. Sudosan (1,317.3 m). Sudoam Hermitage means “Practicing the Way Hermitage” in English. Like Cheongamsa Temple, Sudoam Hermitage was founded by Doseon-guksa (826-898 A.D.) in 859 A.D. Originally, the hermitage belonged to Ssanggyesa Temple. However, throughout the centuries, very little is known about the hermitage’s history after it was first founded. Later, Sudoam Hermitage was completely destroyed by fire in 1894 during the Donghak Peasant Revolution (1894-95). In 1900, the hermitage was rebuilt, which was around the same time as Cheongamsa Temple was rebuilt, as well. Sudoam Hermitage was rebuilt at this time by the monk Poeung-hwasang. The hermitage is also where Gyeongheo (1849–1912) and Hanam Jungwon (1876-1951) first met. It’s also where the monk Kusan (1909-83) gained his initial enlightenment.

In total, Sudoam Hermitage is home to three Korean Treasures. They are the “Stone Seated Bodhisattva at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple,” which is Korean Treasure #296; the “East and West Three-Story Stone Pagodas at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple,” which is Korean Treasure #296; and the “Stone Seated Vairocana Buddha at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple,” which is Korean Treasure #307.

Hermitage Layout

From the hermitage parking lot, you can look up and see the Boje-ru Pavilion. The pavilion is quite long with dorms to the right and left of the central entryway to the hermitage grounds. Passing through the entryway, and if you look up, you’ll notice Bicheon (Flying Heavenly Deities) painted on the ceiling of the structure. And if you look back, you’ll notice the rolling hills and valley off in the distance.

Having passed through the Boje-ru Pavilion, you’ll now be standing in the upper parking lot. To your direct right is an administrative building, but it’s straight ahead that you’ll want to go. You’ll see a long set of stairs fronted by three stone lions. At the top of these stairs, you’ll find three more statues. These stone statues are dragon statues. At the top of these stairs, and a little further up the pathway, you’ll see another set of stairs. These stairs are fronted by two book-ending stone lanterns and a central stone lion. Climbing these next set of stairs, and past the three additional dragon statues, you’ll come face-to-face with one of the two pagodas that comprise the “East and West Three-Story Stone Pagodas at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple.”

This first pagoda is the west pagoda. The east pagoda is located about fifty metres away. And between the two pagodas are a stone lantern and a stone marker that’s inscribed with hanja characters. As for the pagodas, they are twin pagodas. It’s believed that these pagodas were made by Doseon-guksa. Because of the narrow ridge that the shrine halls and pagodas are located on at Sudoam Hermitage, they are close in proximity to both shrine halls in this area. The west pagoda is a three-story structure that stands on a two-story pedestal. The second tier is much smaller than the first tier. A column pattern is engraved along the edge of the first body stone. Also appearing in this stone is an image of a seated Bodhisattva relief. The roof stones to each story are thinner and broader than the east pagoda’s.

As for the east pagoda, it stands on a single tier pedestal. It also has three stories. The side of each pedestal is engraved with a column pattern. What makes this pagoda different than its western neighbour is that the east pagoda’s first body narrows towards the top. Also, the Bodhisattvas in the first body stone are engraved inside a rectangular box. As for the second and third body stones, they are engraved with column patterns on all sides. The roof stones are slightly thicker and less thin than the west pagoda at Sudoam Hermitage. Judging by the design and carvings on the pagodas, they are both believed to date back to the middle of the Silla Dynasty (57 B.C. – 935 A.D.).

Backing the west pagoda is the hermitage’s Daejeokgwang-jeon Hall. The exterior walls to the main hall are adorned with standard dancheong colours. However, the intricate eaves work is quite extensive and colourful. Stepping inside the Daejeokgwang-jeon Hall, you’ll find a solitary stone statue of Birojana-bul (The Buddha of Cosmic Energy). This is the “Stone Seated Vairocana Buddha at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple.” The seated image is 2.51 metres in height, and it appears to be from late Unified Silla Dynasty (668-935 A.D.). Appearing on the top of Birojana-bul’s head is a topknot on top of a bald head. It’s both small and obvious. The face is square and plump with serene half-closed meditative eyes. It has long earlobes that come down to its shoulders. The robe covers both of its shoulders. The right hand covers the left index finger. This mudra (ritualized hand gesture) is known as the “diamond fist.” The statue rests upon a pedestal that’s divided into three parts. The bottom part is octagonal with an upside down lotus flower relief. The middle part of the pedestal is 45 cm in height with octagonal panels. There are two lines of lotus flowers crossing in a half circle at the top. There are also three lion images and a dragonhead carved at the front in the upper part of the pedestal, as well.

To the right of the Daejeokgwang-jeon Hall is Yakgwang-jeon Hall. The exterior walls are adorned with various murals that include flowers, birds, and Bicheon (Flying Heavenly Deities). The dancheong is vibrant. And the floral latticework that adorns both the front and side doors of this shrine hall are intricate.

Stepping inside the Yakgwang-jeon Hall, you’ll find even more murals of flowers and birds. But the main highlight to the shrine hall is the “Stone Seated Bodhisattva at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple.” This seated stone statue is believed to date back to the early Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392). Often this statue is mistaken for a Bodhisattva because of the crown it wears. However, because of the mandorla, pedestal, and other features of the statue, this statue is in fact an image of the Buddha. A lot of the features of the face have faded over time. Both shoulders are covered by its robe. The hands are joined together. The mandorla that surrounds the entire body and head of the statue are adorned with lotus flower designs and flame patterns. The top of the square pedestal that the statue rests upon is shaped like a lotus flower. There are panel decorations in the middle part of the pedestal. And the bottom part of the pedestal is shaped like an upside down lotus flower. The statue is absolutely stunning.

To the far left of these shrine halls is the hermitage’s farmland as well as the monks’ dorms. And to the right of these shrine halls, and to the right of the upper parking lot, you’ll find a trail that leads you towards the Nahan-jeon Hall at Sudoam Hermitage. The exterior walls of the Nahan-jeon Hall are adorned with Nahan (The Historical Disciples of the Buddha). And up near the roof of the structure, you’ll see a fading manja image. Stepping inside the Nahan-jeon Hall, you’ll see a collection of sixteen colourful stone Nahan statues housed inside glass enclosures. And on the main altar, there’s a white triad of statues centred by a stone image of Seokgamoni-bul (The Historical Buddha). And joining this central image on either side are white, crowned images of Mireuk-bul (The Future Buddha) and Yeondeung-bul (The Past Buddha).

How To Get There

The easiest way to get to Sudoam Hermitage from the Gimcheon Intercity Bus Terminal is to simply take a taxi. However, the taxi ride will take 50 minutes and cost 50,000 won (one way), so this probably isn’t an option.

If you want to take public transportation from the Gimcheon Intercity Bus Terminal, you’ll need to board Bus #886-2. The bus ride will take about 60 minutes over 52 stops. You’ll need to get off at the “Pyeongchon – 평촌” stop. From this stop, you’ll need to walk an incredible 8 km up a mountain. In total, the hike should take at least 2 hours. So this probably isn’t an option either.

Simply put, the easiest and best way to get to this hard to reach hermitage is to simply have your own mode of transportation, but that isn’t always possible. The hermitage is definitely worth a visit, but it’s one of the harder ones to get to.

Overall Rating: 7/10

Sudoam Hermitage is one of the most impressive hermitages that you’ll see in Korea. It has three Korean Treasures, it’s beautifully situated, and it has a rich modern monastic history. The only drawback about the hermitage is that it’s hard to get to. But this aside, you really couldn’t ask for much more from a Buddhist hermitage in Korea. It simply checks all the boxes scenically, monastically, and artistically.

The Boje-ru Pavilion at Sudoam Hermitage. A look back through the entryway. A look up at the entry of the Boje-ru Pavilion at one of the Bicheon (Flying Heavenly Deities) that adorns the ceiling of the structure. A look towards the upper courtyard at Sudoam Hermitage. The west pagoda of the “East and West Three-Story Stone Pagodas at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple” with the Daejeokgwang-jeon Hall in the background. A closer look at the icy Daejeokgwang-jeon Hall. The “Stone Seated Vairocana Buddha at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple,” which is Korean Treasure #307. (Picture courtesy of the CHA). An up-close of the face of the “Stone Seated Vairocana Buddha at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple.” (Picture courtesy of the CHA). A look towards the Yakgwang-jeon Hall with a stone lantern in the foreground and the east pagoda of the “East and West Three-Story Stone Pagodas at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple” in the background. A closer look at the east pagoda. The Yakgwang-jeon Hall. A look inside the Yakgwang-jeon Hall at the “Stone Seated Bodhisattva at Sudoam Hermitage of Cheongamsa Temple,” which is Korean Treasure #296. The beautiful Korean Treasure from a different angle. The snowy landscape at Sudoam Hermitage. The snowy hillside and stairs that lead down towards the Nahan-jeon Hall. And the Nahan-jeon Hall at Sudoam Hermitage.
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Sofa/Sleeper Couch

Sat, 2024-01-13 14:11
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: Ilgwang

Sofa, converts into a bed. Hardly used, as new. Would need to get collected in Ilgwang. Asking price 150 000 Won. Purchase price was 1 million.

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Liquid Arts Open State +41 @ Ovantgarde

Sat, 2024-01-13 13:15
Date: Saturday, February 17, 2024 - 20:00Location: Event Type: 

From: https://www.facebook.com/events/1180354632949471

Spanning back to 2000, the Liquid Arts Network Open Stage is most likely the longest running performance event in South Korea. Since its inception, the Liquid Arts Open Stage has always fused together a variety of artistic disciplines that congeal into a single evening jubilee of entertainment and enlightenment.

With the world sorely lacking in love these days, we encourage all of our contributing artists to share their love songs, love poems, and loving vibrations. Featuring performers will be announced, but anyone is free to contact us either here, via Instagram (@liquidartsnetwork) or by [email protected]

For this special event, we are thrilled to be returning to our longterm home at Ovantgarde in the Kyungsung University area.


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Busan Board Game Meet Up @ HQ Gwangan

Sat, 2024-01-13 13:02
Date: Sunday, January 21, 2024 - 15:00Location: Event Type: 

Hey board gamers,

It's our first Busan Board Gamers Monthly Meet Up of 2024, and we hope to keep things growing. So on Sunday, January 21st, show up, make some new friends, have a blast and learn some new games.

I've got a good number of games, so I'll be bringing a bag full each month. For this month, I'll be bringing:

Kabuto Sumo
Dice Throne
Codenames Pictures

Usually a couple other gamers will bring games too, and if you've got games at home you want to give a spin, bring 'em and we'll hopefully get a group together to play! In addition, we have some of the old standards like Catan, Ticket To Ride, and Carcasonne at the bar.

Games will start at 3:00 when the bar opens. HQ has a variety of pub food and non-alcoholic (and obviously alcoholic) drink options. We do ask that if you're playing games, take care of the components, don't spill anything, clean up afterwards, etc.

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Online English Class by Malaysian ESL Teacher

Fri, 2024-01-12 01:19
Location: Business/Organization Type: 

-- 단독 온라인 영어 수업으로 영어 실력 향상하세요! --

-- 12월에 영어 학습을 시작하세요 --

말레이시아 출신의 인증된 영어 선생님인 저와 함께 이 흥미진진한 여행 수업을 떠날 준비가 되셨나요? 제 온라인 수업이 완벽한 선택인 이유를 알려드립니다:

✨ 맞춤형 1:1 수업: 저는 개인 선생님으로서 여러분에게 유일무이한 주의를 기울여 개개인의 필요와 목표에 맞는 맞춤형 수업을 제공합니다.

-- 저렴한 수업료로 최고의 퀄리티: 영어 학습은 모든 사람에게 수용이 가능해야 합니다. 저는 최상의 수업 퀄리티를 제공하면서도 저렴한 수업을 제공합니다.

-- 풍부한 교육 경험: 저는 영어-한국어 학원의 매니저이자 수석 선생님으로 다양한 교육 경험을 가지고 있어 수업에 풍부한 노하우와 꿀팁을 제공합니다.

---- 모든 연령대에 적합: 7세부터 65세까지 모든 연령대 학습자를 위한 수업을 제공하므로 긍정적이고 흥미로운 학습 경험을 보장합니다.

-- 유연한 수업 일정: 삶은 바쁠 수 있지만 영어 수업은 그렇지 않아도 됩니다. 저는 여러분의 바쁜 일상에 매끄럽게 맞추기 위해 빡빡하지 않은, 유연한 일정표로 맞춰드립니다.

-- 정기적인 평가와 피드백: 여러분의 발전은 저에게 중요하며, 여러분이 계속해서 발전할 수 있도록 정기적인 평가와 상세하고 통계적인 피드백을 제공합니다.

-- 지속적인 발전: 저는 여러분이 영어 실력을 꾸준히 향상시키도록 노력할 것이머, 여러분의 성장을 모든 단계에서 최선을 다해 도울 것을 약속드립니다.

-- 대화식 학습: 제 수업은 참여와 실제 활동을 통해 즐겁고 효과적인 학습을 제공하도록 설계되었습니다.

-- 원어민 선생님과 함께하는 영어 학습의 장점: 원어민 선생님과 함께 영어를 배우면 다양한 장점이 있습니다. 다양하고 독특한 문화적 시야를 넓힐 수 있고, 발음 및 현실적으로 사용하는 언어와 함께 특별한 경험을 제공합니다. 또한, 제가 한국어를 40% 구사하고 60% 이해하기 때문에 여러분을 더 잘 공감하고 도움드릴 수 있습니다.

이 흥미진진한 영어 학습 여정을 놓치지 마세요! 첫 번째 1:1 수업을 예약하고 영어 실력을 향상시킬 준비가 되셨다면 오늘 저에게 연락하세요 --

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Violin lessons in Korea(online)

Mon, 2024-01-08 08:22
Location: Business/Organization Type: Website: http://www.facebook.com/suhnahyuseoul


I am offering violin/viola/ukulele lessons online. I have been teaching in both the US and Korea for more than 25 years including university prep, afterschool programs, and music academies. I have a lot of experience in teaching students in all ages and levels. I have Masters and PhD in music. By the way beginners, you are extremely welcome!!! cause I can teach not only how to play the instrument but also note reading. You're in good hands! :) I am an open-minded, outgoing person and am very passionate about teaching. 
I put a heavy emphasis on building a community where my students get to know and give support to each other. We also give 2 recitals per year in the summer as well as winter. I also have the instrument rental option. 

As of January 2024, I have a special new year's deal going on, so if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email me or make an appointment for an online meeting. I'd like to get to know you! You can also visit my Google ad or go to my facebook page at www.facebook.com/suhnahyuseoul or IG @dr_yu_violin_studio_seoul

Thank you!

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F-Visa American seeking Teaching Job

Sun, 2024-01-07 03:29
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: 

Native English Speaker from the USA. Have taught a range of subjects from phonics, writing, speaking, and reading to conversational speaking, debate, TOEIC, and SAT Prep. 

  • 3+ years of English Teaching experience in Korea (children and adults).
  • Looking to start in March 2024 in Busan, but flexible to start earlier or later.
  • F visa holder.
  • Seeking finishing times of 4pm-5pm

Seeking either full-time or part-time position in Busan
Please contact via email for resume.

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Business News English (현장 번역)

Sat, 2024-01-06 15:21
Location: Business/Organization Type: Website: http://BusinessNewsEnglish.com

Dear Students,

Are you ready to boost your business English skills? We've got you covered with our online classes, led by a dedicated and experienced English instructor.

Key Features:

  1. Tailored for You: Learn vocabulary and communication strategies specific to your industry. Our curriculum is customized to meet the needs of Korean business professionals.

  2. Classes Kept Small But Fun: Enjoy focused attention with classes conducted by a native English-speaking instructor. Get feedback to enhance your language skills.

  3. Flexible Schedule: Fit learning into your busy routine. Our online classes offer flexibility, allowing you to choose convenient time slots that align with your schedule and your classmates.

  4. Interactive Learning: Engage in dynamic lessons, practice real-world scenarios, and build confidence in professional English communication.

  5. Entry Level: To determine your CEFR level, take the optional level tests. Effective business communication may begin with an idiom course.

  6. Online Classes start March, 2024: Send a request to be placed in a class.

Meet new friends while you learn.


Villela Andrade

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Student who is looking for a job

Sat, 2024-01-06 06:57
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: Geumjeong-gu


I'm an international student with excellent English skills and over 6 months of volunteering at an English Teaching cafe. Seeking a part-time English tutoring position. Feel free to contact me!

You can visit my personal website to learn more about me

or you can contact me on KakaoTalk (id: ikaris)

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Looking for volunteering position_Korean

Sat, 2024-01-06 06:13
Classified Ad Type: Location: 

Hello, my name is Keunyoung.

I am looking for a volunteering position at English cafe or language exchange cafe or bar. I have experience to manage the language exchange party for 1 year as a staff, and I have been teaching English for the beginners since last June.

I don't need to get any salary, just looking for the opportunity to expose my self to English speaking environment.

I am currently working, so I am looking for the position at the time between 7pm to 11pm.

- Certificate of English education (hosted by Culture Complex Institute)
- Internship Certificate at FriendsInKorea.com
- English level: Advanced
- Available date & time: Every weekdays / 7pm~12pm

Email: [email protected]
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/keun_vvv/

Feel free to DM or E-mail me. Thank you for reading.
Happy new year:)

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Thu, 2024-01-04 04:45
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: Jangjeon

Hey there! We have a cozy spot in our church foreign students apartment/dormitory, and we're on the lookout for a new housemate. If you're a female student and share our Christian values, this could be the perfect fit for you! Check the attached photo for more details and contact.

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Business News English

Wed, 2024-01-03 12:32
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Dear Students,

Are you ready to boost your business English skills? We've got you covered with our personalized online classes, led by a dedicated and experienced English instructor.

Key Features:

  1. Tailored for You: Learn vocabulary and communication strategies specific to your industry. Our curriculum is customized to meet the needs of Korean business professionals.

  2. One-on-One Instruction: Enjoy focused attention with individual classes conducted by a native English-speaking instructor. Get personalized feedback to enhance your language skills.

  3. Flexible Schedule: Fit learning into your busy routine. Our online classes offer flexibility, allowing you to choose convenient time slots that align with your schedule.

  4. Interactive Learning: Engage in dynamic lessons, practice real-world scenarios, and build confidence in professional English communication.

  5. Entry Level: To determine your CEFR level, take the optional level tests. Effective communication may begin with an idiom course.

  6. Online classes start in March, 2024: Send a request to be placed in a class.


Meet new friends while you learn.

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BGN Eye Hospital

Tue, 2024-01-02 06:51
Classified Ad Type: Location: Neighborhood: Busan

Dear all, BGN Eye Hospital is opening online website consultation booking channel and live kakao talk consultation line!

You are welcome to book your appointment online as well as apply for live kakao consultation!

Only from 2nd of January to 29th of February get special benefits when booking appointment through our website channel!!!

FREE artificial eye tears package for all types of surgeries!

BGN Eye Hospital cafe service ( up to 2 people)

FREE examination coupon for your family ( for patients who proceeded with laser vision correction)

No more doubts, contact us today and make your first step to clear vision with booking FREE LASIK consultation!


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Weekend work

Tue, 2024-01-02 03:59
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Hi, looking for work in the weekends native English speaker contact if any leads F6 Visa thanks in advance. 

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Top Personal Goal for 2024?

Tue, 2024-01-02 02:54
Choices Exercise More/Lose Weight Drink Less Learn Korean/Foreign Language Spend Less/Save More Advance My Education Improve Mental Health Be a Kinder Person Find/Improve Partnership Improve My Social Life Better Job/Professional Development Help Make Political Change Make Progress on Personal Project No Significant Goals Details: 
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a* Podowon International English Worship

Tue, 2024-01-02 00:55
Date: Repeats every week every Sunday 52 times. Sunday, January 7, 2024 - 13:00Sunday, January 14, 2024 - 13:00Sunday, January 21, 2024 - 13:00Location: Event Type: 

Since 2002 Podowon International Church has served the Busan Community

The Lord is Faithful & True!  All are welcomed

Time: 1pm - Every Sunday - Ongoing

Location: Yulli, Busan - Podowon Church
(Green Line 2 -Yulli Station -Exit 4 Elevator)  Go Straight, make a right-go up the hill

Buses to Yulli: 1009, 15, 111, 121,111-1, 59, 126)
Yangsan Bus: 21, 23, 24, 63
Village Bus: 3, 7-2

Address: Podowon Dream Center - 1(46511) 부산광역시 북구 효열로 16(금곡동, 포도원교회)

We are located on the 7th floor at the Culture Center. The Culture Center is the 1st Church Building on the right (10 story bldg). Use 1 st floor or Parking garage elevators for access.

Community Services offered: People need people. They are God's gift to us :)
Whether you go to church or not, we are here to help.
Medical Assistance
Emergency Assistance

Employee/Employer Issues

Email: [email protected]
Cell: 010.7581.3250


Be well, be loved and be blessed ^-^

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