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I Don't Believe In The Kwan System

I Don’t Believe In The Kwan System

        The kwan system was done away with in 1955 when Taekwondo formed as one martial art. There were a few political fights, but overall a unified Taekwondo style from the 5 original kwans were formed and eventually absorbed 5 more and thus the system was defunct. 1,301 more words


Seoul Mask Festival 2017

A friendly Taekkyon competition was held between two Taekkyon teams on Saturday 14th October in the Nowon district of Seoul, at the Nowon mask festival (노원 탈 축제). 109 more words


Tae Kwon Do

Miss Lance, the same kindergarten teacher who told me a ladybug would eat a hole in your hand, once told me that each of the words in “Tae Kwon Do” mean “two” in Japanese. 72 more words