Golgulsa Temple is located amid the natural beauty of Hamwolsan Mountain, which is situated just outside of historic Gyeongju City. The temple runs templestay 365 days a year. It is possible to stay for a month or even more.
Practicing sunmudo is an unique experience at the Golgulsa Temple. Sunmudo is a moving meditation and meditative martial arts. It emphasizes the harmony of body and mind through observing one’s breath. It is a traditional Korean Buddhist martial art that traces its origins back over a thousand years.
Soft and meditative, Qi Gong movements that cultivates an awareness of our own internal energies, while leading us towards a greater sensitivity of the external energies flowing all around us.
A nurturing yoga opens the energy points of body while relaxing the mind. The profound stillness of sitting meditation.
At Golgulsa Temple, you can experience many activities such as sitting or walking meditation, practicing sunmudo, archery, joining chanting services, 108 prostrations, Dharma talk with a Buddhist monk over tea, and the healthy simplicity of temple cuisine.
Optional programs are riding horse (from Monday to Thursday) and going to the excursion near by the temple (only Sunday). These need additional fees.