Tuesday, October 2, 2018

3306. Travel stories: Day 3 in South Korea. The Garden of Morning Calm - juniper millenia tree, Nami Island and Rail Park

In the Bible's Old Testament, a juniper with an angelic presence sheltered the prophet Elijah from Queen Jezebel's pursuit. Similarly a later apocryphal biblical tale tells of how the infant Jesus and his parents were hidden from King Herod's soldiers by a juniper during their flight into Egypt.

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