Category Archives: Goryeo

King Gongmin

Tombs of King Gongmin and his wife, Queen Noguk in Gaesong, N. Korea. Picture from here    Since the new drama is approaching and the action takes place during the last, tumultous years of Goryeo Dynasty, it’s time to introduce … Continue reading

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Military revolt in Goryeo

   The revolt resulted in shift in power from royal family tied closely to aristocratic families. Military officials (namely Choe) lasted for about a century and crumbled under Mongol invasion. This is thought as the background for Mushin series, because … Continue reading

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