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Sebae at UNIST

by on October 8, 2011

As with all holidays in Korea, Seollal is filled with tradition: traditional foods, traditional games, and traditional activities. One of the special activities at Seollal is performing sebae (세배). Sebae is a deep formal bow of respect that the younger members of the family perform before the oldest members of the family. A well-performed sebae results in a gift of money from the older family members.

Below Prof. Robert Mitchell and his two sons demonstrate Sebae in UNIST.

Sebae demonstration by Prof. Robert Mitchell from UNIST.

Very well done.

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