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Solnal

Definition: Korean New Year's Day. The biggest festive event of the year for Korean community. Usually celebrated on January 1 however some Koreans celebrate on the lunar New Year, later in the winter.

Christian Koreans attend church on Solnal while Buddhists make offerings to their ancestors at their temples.

Elsewhere on the Web:

Korean New Year
Explanation of the holiday from Family Culture.
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