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What is the meaning of Hwa-rang?
Hwa-Rang is named after the Hwa-rang youth group which originated in the Silla Dynasty about 600 A.D. The group eventually became the driving force for the unification of Korea. 29 moves refer to the 29th Infantry division, where Taekwon-Do developed
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What is the Palm? (in korean) What is the reverse footsword?
Sonbadak - Badal Dung
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What is the Meaning of Toi-Gye?
Toi-Gye is the penname of the noted scholar Y-Hwang (16th Cent) an authority on neo-Confucianism. The 37 moves refer to his birthplace 37 lat and the diagram represents scholar.
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Who was in charge of 29th Infantry Division
General Choi
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What is the meaning of Joong-Gun?
Joong-Gun is named after the partirot Ahn joong-Gun assassinated Hiro Bumi Ito, first japanese governor general of Korea, known as the man who played the leading role in Korea- Japan merger.
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What is the meaning of Yul Gok?
Yul-Gok is a.k.a the great philosopher and scholar Yi I (1536-1584) nicknames the Confucius of Korea. 38 moves refer to his birth on the 38 lat. The pattern diagram means scholar.
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What is the meaning of Won-Hyo
Won-Hyo was the noted monk who introduce buddhism to the silla dynasty in the year 686 A.D
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How many moves does Won-Hyo have?
28
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What is the meaning of Do-San
Do-San is the pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Ch'ang Ho (1876-1938). Who devoted his entire life futhering the education of Korea and it's independence movement.
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How many moves odes Do-San have?
24
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What is the meaning Dan-Gun
Dan-Gun is named after the holy Dan Gun, the legendary founder of Korea in the year 2333 B.C
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How many moves does Dan-Gun have?
21
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What does Chon Ji mean?
Chon Ji means heaven and earth. IN the orient it is interpreted as the creation of the world/beginning of humans. Therefore it is the intial patter by the beginner. This pattern consists of two similar parts, one to represent heaven and other earth.
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How many moves does chon ji have
19 moves
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What does White Signify?
Signifies innocence. No previous knowledge of Taekwon-Do, as that of a beginner student.
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What does Yellow Signify?
Represents the earth where the seed of Taekwon-Do is planted as the foundation of Taekwon-Do is being laid.
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What does Green Signify?
Represents the green planet growing as the skills of Taekwon-Do develop.
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What does Blue Signify?
Signifies the sky and the heavens, towards which the tree grows as Taekwon-Do training progresses.
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What does Red Signify?
Signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control, and warning an opponent to stay away.
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What does Black Signify?
The opposite of white, therefore signifying a maturity and proficiency in Taekwon-Do. It also indicates the holder’s imperviousness to darkness and fear.
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