8.15.2011

Korean Independence Day

광복 : Happy Independence Day for South Korea!! (August 15th)


Today, South Korean celebrates the national liberation from imperial Japan in 1945 (same with us). On the same day in 1948, the government of South Korea was established. The word 광복 (Gwangbok) means restoration of Light. 

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2 comments:

  1. bentar lg kita juga mau merayakan Independence day! ternyata deketan ya harinya? Tapi skrg gak ada lomba makan kerupuk mba toa! hehehe :p

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  2. He eh mut, cuma beda 2 hari karena dulu seinget gw jepang menyerah sama sekutu hari ini, cuma akhirnya bung karno mutusin tgl 17. Sama-sama jajahan Jepang dulu :) Hahaha! disini lebih sepi mut, ga ada dekorasi bendera diaman-mana kaya kita.

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