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Understanding the Taekwondo Philosophy

Self-Development, Self-Motivation, Self-Defense, and Good Health

The philosophy of Taekwondo is founded on the universal need to build a more peaceful world. In order to do this effectively, the philosophy begins at the root- the individual. Consequently, the taekwondo philosophy gives special attention to self-development, self-motivation, self-defense, and good health. The art of taekwondo endeavors to cultivate a culture of positive attitude among taekwondo practitioners. However, in order for one to reap from the advantageous philosophy of Taekwondo, one must vividly comprehended that the study takes long. Additionally commitment and diligence are two important traits that will help in attaining the crown jewel of the Taekwondo philosophy- the proper mental discipline.