Busan Nongak

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

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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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Meokjung

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

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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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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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Sogonori

Drumming and dancing performance of the sogo (small hand-held drum) player(s).The name sogo (Kor. 소고

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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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Durepungjang

Nongak (farmers’ music) played while the communal farm labor groups called dure actually worked in t

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Nongsapuri

A series of farming procedures mimicked, or acted out, by a group of performers to the accompaniment

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Gijisi Juldarigi

A game using a centipede-shaped rope to drive out bad luck from the centipede-shaped landscape and b

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Masangjae

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

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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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Iri Nongak

Nongak (farmers’ music) handed down mostly in Iksan, Jeollabuk-do Province.Iri Nongak largely has tw

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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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Yeongsan Juldarigi

A game consisting of Juldarigi in Yeongsan-myeon of Changnyeong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do Province, play

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