Korean Lucky Charm

The Korean lucky charm: a North-South duality, tradition-modernity

Korea has had a tumultuous history. From warlords to Japanese invasions, the Korean War and the Cold War, all of this has led to the division of Korea into two entities today.

On the one hand, there is North Korea, communist and traditionalist. Next to it is the globally integrated and ultra-modern South Korea. The Korean lucky charm is therefore marked by two poles which can sometimes oppose each... See more Voir plus