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Busy with Making Bokjori

Posted January. 28, 2005 22:58,   


As Lunar New Year (February 9) is coming, country women are busy with the growing demand for Bokjori, literally a fortune ladle.

In a so-called “Bokjori” village, Chiljang-ri, Jooksan-myeon, Ansung, Gyeonggi Province, the villagers are making Bokjori out of bamboo stalks.

Young-Han Jeon scoopjyh@donga.com