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Committee Decisions

CONF 203 VIII.C.1

Inscription: Sokkuram Grotto (Republic of Korea)

Sokkuram Grotto

736

Republic of Korea

C(i) (iv)

The Committee decided to inscribe this site on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (i) and (iv) as a masterpiece of Far Eastern Buddhist art. The complex that it forms with Pulguksa Temple is an outstanding example of the religious architecture of the region and of the material expression of Buddhist belief.

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Republic of Korea
Session: 19COM