|WEIRD and EXCELLENT
in the always-evolving, ever-surprising world of Korean San-shin
This section of the site presents the best of my "new" photos --
those taken during my travels all over Korea after the First Edition went to press in early 1999.
I will keep on adding new pages as I discover more strange and interesting Mountain-spirit icons...
|Sobaek-san Yuseok-sa: San-shin wearing a fur hat!
Ma-i-san Oksu-sa: Yi Taejo with the Ma-i-san-shin and Dan-gun
Kyeongju's Sacred South Mountain [Nam-san]
and the San-shin of Upper-Immortal Temple
Oldest Known Photo of a San-shin Painting
Antique San-shin's from Private Collections
San-shin with 'Bodhisattva' Figures at the Koryeo-Foundation Temples
south of the Rooster-Dragon Mountain: Kae-tae-sa and Kye-seong-sa
San-shin of Daewon-jeongsa & Jeong-lim-sa Temples, at Hamji Peak
A Mandala of Nature: Dobong-san Cheon-chuk-sa
Wide Variety of San-shin on Busan City's Golden Well Mtn.
The Blue-Rooster Mtn & Temple: Cheong-gye-san Cheong-gye-sa
Heavenly-Protection Mountain: North Jeolla's Cheon-ho-san
Return of the Dragon: the Northern End of Dao-Peak Mountain
North Point of Seoul's Dragon: Wongak-sa and Seongbul-sa of Sapae-san
Folk-religion of the Eastern Slopes of Moak-san [Mother-Peak Mtn.]
San-shin Worship on North Jeolla's Golden Sage Mountain
Three-Classics Temple (& 2 others) at Jeonju's Mt. Virtue-of-Ancient
Some San-shin Icons Enshrined and Used by Shamans in Kyeonggi Province
Is This a "Child San-shin"?
Sobaek-san Huibang-sa -- Wife in the Background
Sobaek-san's Biro-bong Biro-sa: Temple of the Cosmic Truth Buddha