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Korean Tradition

Respect for elders

Age and social position are of great importance. It is believed that the younger one standing or lower social position are required to follow the senior wishes without objection. Therefore, in Korea, people often ask the age, marital status of a person in order to determine their position in relation to that person. These questions are asked not out of idle curiosity. However, you may not answer them if you don’t want.

Names

The most common Korean surnames are: Kim (21% of all Koreans), Lee (14%), Park (8%), Choi (or choe), Jeong, Jang, Han, lim, etc. a Korean name consists of a surname mostly of one syllable, and as such, the name usually of two syllables. The last name comes first. Women in Korea do not take the husband’s surname after marriage, but their children carry their father’s name.

Marriages

In Korea marriage is traditionally considered the most important event in life, and divorce is a disgrace – not only for former spouses, but also for their families. Despite this, the rate of divorce is rising sharply in recent times. Modern wedding ceremony is somewhat different from traditional. First arranged the ceremony in the Western style in the Palace of marriage or in the Church. On it the bride and groom are clothed Continue reading

Treatment in Korea

Motive treatment in South Korea — inexpensive and modern medicine

Medical tours to South Korea earned its popularity not just.

The most complex operations with the use of robotic systems, modern hospitals with the highest level of service, medical professionals and reasonable cost – this mix is not offered by anybody.

Treatment in South Korea – why?

Not quite healthy organism in conditions of high degree of insolation or humidity may behave otherwise, what will prevent the healing process.

In Korea the mild climate where the four seasons clearly follow each other. A particularly good spring and fall. Best time is from may to October.

Highly qualified doctors .

And these are not empty words. To get a medical education here difficult.

Competition and the difficulty of examination tasks lead to the fact that the license to practice is issued only 90% of the graduates.

The innovative technology .

Korea for decades, confirmed its leadership in the development and implementation of innovations. They are used in the medical field.

For example, when the patient prepares an individual card. It gives access to services: from consultation to diagnosis Continue reading

Customs and traditions of Japan

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Virtually unchanged since the middle ages preserved traditional Japanese costume, national interior, literary Japanese tea ceremony, theatre “Kabuki”, “but” and “Bunraku” and many other equally peculiar traditions. And all this – surrounded by ultra-modern technological civilization!

The number of traditions and rituals that are required or recommended for compliance, is huge. Almost all spheres of life of the country is permeated by a network of traditions and ceremonies, especially noticeable in the communication between people.

The Japanese carefully and lovingly refer to nature, admire the natural beauty of the landscape, weather, flowers or sea. Numerous ceremonies contemplation of flowering trees, the full moon or the autumn colors are integral elements of society.

Handshakes are not taken, they are replaced by bows, and “return” bows require the same frequency and reverence, which shows the other side. The Japanese are polite and helpful in communication. The hospitality of the Japanese “in the blood”. Direct refusal is not accepted even if the request is impossible, so you should think about the feasibility of your wishes. Also often misleading smiling traditional Japanese, especially Continue reading

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