Dragon head at Kwanumjon, Songgwangsa

Dragon head at Kwanumjon, Songgwangsa

Dragon head at Kwanumjon
Songgwangsa, Korea
Photograph by Kernbeisser, 2008

One of the Three Jewel Temples, Songgwangsa ('Spreading Pine Temple') in South Jeolla Province represents the Buddhist community (sangha). Founded by the monk Chinul in the late 12th century, the Zen temple of Songgwangsa is located on Jogye Mountain.