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The city of Pyongyang has hundreds of monuments and memorial murals. Photo of the Workers Party Monument. Whatever reasons you might have to criticize DPRK, I invite you to indulge yourself to discover one of the least visited countries in the world. DPRK is indeed a fascinating destination with a very beautiful culture and ancient history. This page is about DPRK traveling and tourism. The reasons why I enjoyed my time in North Korea are immense — the same way I have many reasons to enjoy all the other more than countries I have visited. What does North Korea look like? Upper view over Downtown Pyongyang DPRK cities were heavily bombed and turned to rubble by the US during the Korean War, so most of the infrastructure in the country is built in a socialist Soviet architecture style, also called as Socialist Classicism or Stalinist architecture.

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Guardian Deity (Kongorikishi) () Temple sculpture in clay & wood. Japanese Art (c, BCE – ) Guide to the Arts & Crafts of Japan. Here is a short introduction to the origins, influences, and historical development of five important types of visual arts from Japan.

Do Bong-soon was born with superhuman strength. Her strength is hereditary and passed along only to the women in her family. Her dream is to create a video game with herself as the main character. She desperately wants to become a willowy and elegant woman, which is the ideal type of her crush, In Guk-doo, a police officer. Thanks to her strength, she gets the job of a bodyguard, to a rich heir Ahn Min-hyuk , the CEO of a gaming company, Ainsoft.

Contrary to Guk-doo, Min-hyuk is an odd man who is playful, a little spoiled, has no regard for rules, and dislikes policemen. He has recently received anonymous threats, blackmails, and has even been stalked at an occasion. One day, a series of kidnapping cases break in Dobong-dong, the district Bong-soon lives in, and she is determined to catch the culprit after her friend was targeted. Under the help and training from Min-hyuk, she manages to control her strength to use it for good causes.

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Blue and white porcelain jar with pine and bamboo designs was made in , Joseon dynasty, Korea. Dongguk University Museum, Seoul. Blue and white porcelain jar with plum and bamboo design. During the Joseon dynasty, — ceramic wares were considered to represent the highest quality of achievement from royal, city, and provincial kilns, the last of which were export-driven wares.

A fter a record-breaking box office run in , Korean cinema continued to flex its muscles in the early part of Theatrical admissions for local films in the first quarter of were the highest of any three-month period in Korean film history, thanks to hits like Ryoo Seung-wan’s The Berlin File, gangster epic New World and especially the sentimental comic drama Miracle in Cell No. 7.

Posted on December 1, by Kay It looks like the last month of is already upon us. So now we start the dramas that will carry us into the new year. Hwayugi Lee Seung Gi is back! Hwayugi is a romantic comedy horror loosely based on the Chinese novel Journey to the West about the journey of a monk and four others to atone for their sins. The two then work to battle evil spirits together. Hwayugi is scheduled to premiere December 23 on tvN. Age of Evil Bad Buys 2: Age of Evil follows a group of prosecutors and criminals who team up to catch other criminals.

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They are monitored by South Korean N. Something goes wrong, and a gunfight breaks out. Pyo barely escapes with his life, but manages to elude Jeong, obsessed with bagging him.

Early life. IU was born Lee Ji-eun on May 16, in Gwangjin District, Seoul, South an early age, IU became interested in pursuing a career in the entertainment industry and began attending acting classes. Soon after her elementary school years, her family’s financial situation deteriorated, and they eventually moved to the nearby Uijeongbu in Gyeonggi Province.

Unlike the others, Cha Eun-Sang is considered ordinary and comes from a poor background. Her mother works as a housekeeper and Eun-Sang also works part-time jobs to help out. Eun-Sang’s mother then asks Eun-Sang to send her older sister some money from her savings account. Eun-Sang isn’t happy with her situation and decides to go to the U. When Eun-Sang arrives in California she is in for a shock. Her older sister lives in a filthy home with a deadbeat boyfriend who seems violent.

Her sister is also not getting married or going to school and works full-time as a waitress. When Eun-Sang finally tracks down her sister working at a beach front restaurant, she takes the money Eun-Sang brought for her wedding and leaves without even saying goodbye. Eun-Sang’s dreams of starting a better life in America quickly vanishes and she crumbles to the ground in tears.

Meanwhile, Kim Tan is not your typical high school student, but a handsome and wealthy Korean heir to a large conglomeration.

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Jul 10 1: I like the story line tho, I think I agree with jackie what really happened at the end, how did Jason survive and how did the infected get to kolechenia and did they finally heal the infected people in the hospital. Jul 07 9: Of course i respect others’ comments, but i just would like to somehow redeem this drama from all the negative comments.

Two Saudi Arabian citizens and three nationals of Chad were executed after being sentenced to death for the kidnapping and murder of a Pakistani security guard, with the alleged intent of robbing.

Apr 02 9: I cried so many times bc i am touched by the story in positive way. It is really worth it to watch. You will the actor are different than they are in real life. You will see them as they are in the movie. You will like it. It is not cheesy at all. Make sure to bring tissues before watch it. I really recommend everyone to watch it, never regret to watch it Apr 01 It was tragic and beautiful and adorable.

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At an early age, IU became interested in pursuing a career in the entertainment industry and began attending acting classes. Career beginnings[ edit ] IU performing “Boo” on October 29, She performed the song live for the first time on the music program, M! Countdown , on September 18, , making it her debut performance as a professional singer.

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Humans have occupied the Korean Peninsula from at least c. This pottery was made from clay and fired over open or semi-open pits at temperatures around degrees Celsius. This type of pottery is similar to Siberian styles. By the seventh century BC, an indigenous bronze culture was established in Korea as evidenced by Korean bronze having a unique percentage of zinc. Also, ritual items such as mirrors, bells, and rattles were made. These items were buried in dolmens with the cultural elite.

Additionally, iron-rich red pots began to be created around circa 6th century.

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Chinese Porcelain Jomon Ceramic Pottery “Jomon” is the name given to ancient pottery produced in Japan during the epoch of prehistoric art: To see how Jomon ceramic ware fits into the chronology of pottery-making around the world, see: Pottery Timeline 26, BCE –

Laughter in Waikiki (Korean Drama – ) – 으라차차 와이키키, aka Go Go Waikiki, find Laughter in Waikiki (으라차차 와이키키) cast, characters, staff.

A Saudi Arabian executioner displays his sword. Two Saudi Arabian citizens and three nationals of Chad were executed after being sentenced to death for the kidnapping and murder of a Pakistani security guard, with the alleged intent of robbing the warehouse he was guarding, according to the state-run SPA agency. A Lebanese national was executed for attempting to smuggle captagon into the kingdom, SPA said. Captagon, a drug popular among fighters in war zones, usually blends amphetamines, caffeine, and other substances in pill form.

Saudi Arabia had the third-highest execution rate in the world in , after China and Iran, according to Amnesty International. Rights experts have repeatedly raised concerns about the fairness of trials in the kingdom, governed under a strict form of Islamic law.

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In my opinion, it was a tenuous argument and required a bit more nuance and detail. To set the record straight, I went back to some of my source materials and re-read about the relation between Iqbal and Maududi. I wrote a brief blogpost about this issue in April for Pak Tea House blogzine May it rest in Peace , which you can access here. Following is a detailed look at interactions between the two gents. The articles were well received in Muslim intellectual and political circles.

The first time Iqbal met Maududi was in in Hyderabad where he had gone to deliver a lecture.

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Career beginnings[ edit ] IU performing “Boo” on October 29, She performed the song live for the first time on the music program M! Countdown on September 18, , making it her debut performance as a professional singer. During an interview in , IU said, “My first album failed, but I’m grateful for that. If I had become successful as soon as I made my debut, I wouldn’t appreciate my staff members and the popularity that I’m enjoying now. Towards the end of , IU released her second extended play, IU She began promoting its lead single, “Marshmallow” Korean: The song was described as “saccharine” with a style that was a hybrid of the rock-and-roll of the s and “French pop”.

The single debuted at twelve on the Gaon Digital Chart and shot up to number-one position the following week, where it remained for three weeks.

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