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  • Program ( Program in English or translated in English)

1. 2days 1night templestay (Every Saturday at 14:00pm)
2. Saturday Daily templestay (Every Saturday at 14:00pm)
3. Daily templestay on Weekdays (program with more than 10 people)
4. Group reservation is required to make a pre-arrangement at the temple.
5. 2hours templestay For a short span of time,you are able to experience simple Korean Buddhism monks' life throughout the 1700-years old Korean Buddhism culture
(※This program does not include meals.)
[Reservations can be made with at least five people.Also, time changeable.
And, required to make an advance reservation]

  • Way to book

1. Myogaksa website : www.myogaksa.net → click "English"→ click "Reservation"
2. Templestay's website : → click here
3. E-mail : myogaktemple@naver.com
4. Contact : +82 2 763 3109 / 02) 763-3109

  • Participation Fee (Per-person)

  2days/1night Daily(weekdays, Saturday) 2hours templestay
Adult 50,000 KRW 30,000 KRW 20,000 KRW
Student(up to 19) 40,000 KRW 20,000 KRW 15,000 KRW

  • Pay by a bank wire transfer
    Infor. Wire transfer

Bank name WooriBank
Bank account 1005-701-062607
Account Holder 대한불교 관음종 묘각사
Bank Branch WooriBank Sinseol-dong branch
Bank address 178-3, Sungin-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea
Swift number or BIC HVBKKRSEXXX

  • Things to bring

- 2days 1night : Toiletries, a pair of socks(Needed for the program.), a water bottle,
                       personal belongings (e.g. a pajama)
- Daily templestay : a pair of socks(Needed for the program.)

  • Things to offer

- 2days 1night : Dinner, breakfast, bedding, uniform, towel, soap, shampoo, body shampoo, toothpaste,
                      hair dryer
- Daily templestay : uniform, Dinner for Saturday daily, Lunch for Weekday daily

  • Program schedule

Our schedule changes based on weather conditions or other circumstances. (e.g. Season)

  • Daily Templestay weekdays

Weekday Program
10:00 pm Arrival, view a room, change into uniform, put belongings in individual locker
10:30 pm Orientation
11:00 pm 108 Prostrations(Full bow)
12:00 pm Lunch
13:00 pm Temple tour & Short Meditation : Where is your mind?
14:00 pm Tea ceremony
15:00 pm Time to leave

  • Weekend 2days-1night & Saturday Daily Schedule

Day1 Day2 Program
14:00 pm   Arrival, view a room, change into a uniform,
put belongings in an individual locker
14:20 pm   Korean Orientation
14:45 pm   English Orientation
15:10 pm   108 Prostrations (Full bow)
16:20 pm   Mind sharing
17:00 pm   Bell striking(ring the bell) & buddhist ceremony, Temple tour
17:30 pm   Dinner
18:20 pm   Body scan meditation
19:00 pm   Break / End for daily templestay
21:00 pm   Time to sleep
  4:00 am Time to get up
  5:00 am Bell striking(ring the bell) & buddhist ceremony
  5:30 am Intensive meditation : "Mindfulness meditation"
  7:15 am Breakfast
  8:10 am Tea Ceremnoy
  9:00 am Cleaning together in and around temple
  9:30 am to 10:00 am Time to leave

  • 2hours templestay

Time Title
10:00~10:40 Temple tour
10:40~11:00 Short meditation
11:00~11:50 Tea ceremony