National Geographic : 1933 Oct
( National Geographic Society Finlay Direct Color Photograph by W. Robert Moore THE RELIGIOUS BELIEFS OF CHOSEN (KOREA) FIND EXPRESSION IN MANY FORMS The rock carving to the left is the Miroku Buddha, in the Diamond Mountains. To the right are two devil posts, set beside aroad toprevent evil spirits from passing. Buddha and Confucius have numerous followers; Shintoism has been introduced from Japan, and Christianity has spread among all classes. But strange, primitive worship of spirits and natural objects persists in rural areas.