I was wondering if people actually knew or understood why there are so many rituals and specific practices of etiquette in the martial arts. So, I thought today I might present my viewpoint on this topic. Martial arts to me means building respect into your daily life. It is achieved […]

Take a Bow

Don’t forget while you are in the Dojang you are subject to centuries of tradition and ceremony. When you enter the Dojang, bow. When you leave the Dojang, turn facing in and bow. When you are given instruction by anyone of a higher rank, bow and say “Yes Sir” or […]

6 Signs of Respect