- About Dongjak
Chrysanthemum: Elegance and mildness (Meaning harmony and tranquility)
Several blossoms blooming together in harmony and their aromatic herbal scent represent the friendliness and gentle personality of residents of Dongjak-gu.
White heron: Symbolizing the noble spirit of residents of Dongjak-gu
The name of Noryangjin originated from white herons. Its elegance and purity symbolize the noble spirit of residents of Dongjak-gu
The pine tree symbolizes Dongjak-gu residents in harmony with the heaven and earth.
The pine tree symbolizes the unfailing spirit of scholars and represents the fidelity of Dongjak-gu citizens with the Tombs of Six Martyred Ministers and Seoul National Cemetery.