June 17, 2021
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Book on Kaesong Koryo insam published

Date: 09/06/2021 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

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Book "Legendry of Kaesong Koryo Insam" has been brought out.

Kaesong Koryo insam, a speciality of the DPRK, has a high medicinal effect. It is cultivated by the traditional method in Kaesong, which was the capital city of Koryo (918-1392).

From long ago, the Korean people have used it in the treatment of diseases and health care and, in the course of it, lots of stories were told about it.

Contained in the new book are more than 40 legends about it, including “Kaesong Koryo insam, elixir of life”  and “Insam Rock”.

The book will help readers have a better understanding of the origin, cultivation and medicinal effect of Kaesong Koryo insam.

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