This is the Korean sword art of Koreas ancient warrior knights the Hwarang Do. It teaches the art of drawing, using and cutting with the sword. The sword used is similar to the Japanese katana although slightly shorter and wider. Students begin their training using a wooden sword or moggeom.
Haedong Kumdo tranlates to “Sword way of the land of the East sea" or ‘Korean sword arts’.
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I must develop self-discipline in order to bring out the best in myself and others.
I must use common sense before self-defense, and never be abusive or offensive.
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