Meokjung

Depraved monk appearing in masked dance-dramas.A depraved monk who leads a vulgar life although he i

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Sangmo

A kind of a hat with feathers or paper streamers attached to the top which is worn when dancing and

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Busan Nongak

Nongak (farmers’ music) that has been handed down mostly in Amidong, Seo-gu, BusanBusan Nongak is ro

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Seoljanggunori

Performance by one or several musicians playing the hourglass-shaped drum (janggu) while dancing.Seo

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Gokkal

Gokkal is a peaked hat worn by members of a nongak (farmers’ music) troupe. It is made of folded pap

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Mudongnori

Young children (mostly boys) dressed up as girls or child monks performing acrobatics and various ot

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Hwagatu

A game competing the number of memorized traditional three-verse Korean poems, written in cards spre

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Pulgaksi Nori

A game making and decorating bridal dolls using various types of grass during the summer.This game w

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Japsaek

A member of the nongak (farmers’ music) troupe dressed as a certain character who acts out various s

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Masangjae

A series of acrobatic movements performed on running horses, including standing upright, headstands,

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Bungnori

A form of nori (performance, lit. play) in which the buk (barrel drum) players hang their drums on t

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Dukkeobijip Jitgi Nori

A game making cave-shaped houses by placing and patting wet dirt or sand over the back of one hand,

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Gamnae Gejuldanggigi

A variation of tug-of-war that has been passed down in Gamcheon-ri (Gamnae) of Bubuk-myeon, Miryang,

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Nat Chigi Nori

A game throwing sickles at trees to hang or stick from a certain distance while cutting a tree and/o

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Yeonggi

Of the flags organized for nongak (farmers’ music), the command flag (yeonggi) is deployed at the fr

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