Posts Tagged ‘Jukbuin

Thursday May 21, 2009 10:49

Jukbuin – means ‘bamboo wife’ in Korean

Jukbuin means ‘Bamboo Wife’ or ‘Dutch Wife’ in Korean. Where did such a term come from? The name gives you a hint about what it is used for. Jukbuin is used in the summer months to help you sleep when it gets too hot. Used mainly in the homes of noble aristocrats, these devices were […]