Seollal 2015: Korean Celebrities Born In The Year of The Sheep

February 19, 2015 marks the first day of the lunar calendar (Korean Calendar). It is known as Seollal (설날) in Korea and this year marks the Year of the Ram or Eulminyeon (을미년 (乙未年). Traditionally, people born in the year of the Ram are believed to be compassionate and peaceful. However, they are also fearful and indecisive. Let us take a look at the Korean celebrities born in the Year of the Ram/Sheep.

Year of the Ram Korean Celebrities

Year of the Ram Korean Celebrities

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Seollal 2012: Koreans Idols Born In The Year of The Dragon

23rd January 2012 marks the first day of the lunar calendar. It is known as Seollal (설날) in Korea and this year marks the Year of the Dragon. Many popular Korean Idols are born in the year of the dragon. As we can see, these idols truly have the personality traits of dragons – confidence, energetic, fearless, full of enthusiasm and generous. Let’s take a look at our dragon idols!

Taecyeon and Nichkhun of 2PM/ 택연 & 닉쿤 – 투피엠

Taecyeon and Nichkhun

2PM: Taecyeon and Nichkhun (Photo: Coca Cola Korea)

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Seollal Special : Korean New Year Customs

If you’re a Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese or Mongolian, you’ll be probably celebrating the Lunar New Year.
So how do Koreans celebrate this family-oriented festival which Koreans call it “Seollal (설날)”?

Charye (차례) and Sebae (세배)

saebae song joong ki

Seo Hye Rim (서효림) and Song Joong Ki (송중기) demostrating a Sebae (세배) (Photo:http://spn.edaily.co.kr/entertain/newsRead.asp?sub_cd=EA31&newsid=01190646589848656&DirCode=0010301)

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