Some netizens expressed their feelings about Shin Hye's photo
Park Shin Hye is a South Korean idol who has stood out in the Korean entertainment industry due to her great talent that has positioned her within the popularity charts around the world as she is a professional artist who stands out in any field in which she operates.
Despite being one of the most beloved actresses by K-Drama fans, this time she was not spared from being in controversy due to a photo she shared on her Instagram wearing a traditional Hanbok, a situation that was not to the liking of some Chinese Internet users criticizing her in the comments of her photograph.
The dispute between Chinese and Koreans over the origin of Hanbok
The actress shared a photo on her Instagram account where she wears a green Hanbok accompanied by the phrase: "I thought I had used it enough during the filming of 'The Royal Tailor', but it's always nice to wear it again", although this The situation was not to the liking of Chinese Internet users, as they did not take long to express their disagreement with the actress.
The negative comments that can be observed are: “Isn't Hanbok an improved version of traditional Chinese clothing?”. "Hanbok is developed by improving traditional Chinese clothing."
Faced with this situation, Korean netizens defended both the actress and the origin of traditional clothing with comments such as, "You really have a lot of free time." "Were you completely brainwashed?" "Why are you doing this. It's pathetic".
The Chinese Embassy in Korea stated, “Hanbok belongs to the Korean peninsula and also belongs to the Joseon Chinese. The Chinese Joseon and the Korean Peninsula have the same ancestry. They have a common traditional culture, including clothing.”
Historically, Hanbok is a very important traditional clothing in the Joseon Dynasty and has always caused controversy due to its origin.