Nongsapuri

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

Korean Folk Arts

Japsaek

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

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Gongjuk

A game throwing and catching a gongjuk by holding two sticks connected by a thread.Despite the exact

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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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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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Meokjung

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

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Masangjae

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

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Nongakgi

Instruments used to perform nongak (farmers’ music).Instruments used for nongak include wind instrum

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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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Bungnori

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

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Nonggi

The flag representing a farming village, dure or nongak (farmers’ music) troupe.Nonggi (Kor. 농기, Chi

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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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Pyeongtaek Nongak

Nongak handed down in Pyeonggung-ri, Paengseong-eup in Pyeongtaek, which combines the nongak perform

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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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Gisu

The person who holds a flag and leads the nongak (farmers’ music) troupe.Although the main responsib

Korean Folk Arts