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[Korea] Win Cash Prizes at the “Nalanda Festival” on Sept 20!

  • Date08/26/2014
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Photo credit: Cham Education and Culture (참교육문화사업단)

Marking the 6th year of the event, Cham Education and Culture is hosting this year’s Nalanda Festival on September 20, 2014 at Dongguk University’s Manhae Plaza.

The festival will offer opportunities to experience traditional Korean culture thorough traditional performances, games and other hands-on activities. The major event during the festival will be the Quiz Madang, a trivia game which covers facts about Korean Buddhism and traditional culture and the participants with the top 6 scores will be awarded with prize money. To encourage participation, more amazing gifts like a tablet PC and air tickets to Southeast Asia will also be given away!

The festival is free to enter, however, only foreign nationality holders can participate in the Quiz Madang trivia event and the application must be completed by email, fax or phone by September 3, 2014.

More Info

<2014 Nalanda Festival>

☞ Venue: Manhae Plaza at Dongguk University (30, Pildong-ro 1-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul)
☞ Directions: Dongguk University Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 6
☞ Date: September 20, 2014
☞ Time: 11:00-17:00
☞ Prizes: 1st place 1,000,000 won (1 person) / 2nd place 500,000 won (2 people) /
    3rd place 300,000 won (3 people)
    * Only foreign nationality holders can participate in the Quiz Madang event.
☞ Website: (Korean, English, Chinese)
    * Download the application form here.
☞ Email: (Korean, English, French)
    * Applications need to state their name, affiliation, contact information and nationality
    to be considered eligible to enter the contest.
    * Applications written in other languages apart from Korean, English and French
    can also be submitted via email and fax.
☞ Inquiries: +82-2-723-9618 (Korean, English, French)
☞ Fax: +82-2-735-2707 (Korean, English, French)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Cham Education and Culture (참교육문화사업단)