What are the commandments of Taekwondo ?

What are the commandments of Taekwondo ?


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Meenakshi Tripathi January 12, 2017

The name Taekwondo is derived from the Korean word "Tae" meaning foot, "Kwon" meaning fist and "Do" meaning way of. Therefore Taekwondo means "the way of the foot and fist". Taekwondo is basically originated from Korea around 2,300 years ago.

There are Eleven commandments or code of conduct of modern Taekwondo that every practitioner should abide by , these are :

  • Loyalty to your country


  • Respect your parents


  • Faithfulness to your spouse


  • Loyalty to your friends


  • Respect your brothers and sisters


  • Respect your elders


  • Respect your teachers


  • Never take life unjustly


  • Indomitable spirit


  • Loyalty to your school


  • Finish what you begin

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