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Tenents of Tang Soo Do

Tang – Tang Dynasty (showing Chinese influence of our style)
Soo – Hand
Do – Way

Five Codes of Tang Soo Do
The five codes of Tang Soo Do apply to all members and are meant to guide the Tang Soo Do pratitioner.  All members are required to memorize them and fully understand the meaning of the codes.

  1. Loyalty to country
  2. Obedience to parents
  3. Honor and friendship
  4. No retreat in battle
  5. In fighting, choose with sense and honor

Seven Tenants of Tang Soo Do

  1. Integrity
  2. Concentration
  3. Perseverance
  4. Respect & Obedience
  5. Self-Control
  6. Humility
  7. Indomitable Spirit

Three Principals of Tang Soo Do

  1. Responsibility
  2. Sincerity
  3. Justice

Five ???? of Tang Soo Do

  1. Humanity
  2. Righteousness
  3. Etiquette
  4. Wisdom
  5. Trust


14 Attitudes Required to Master Tang Soo Do

  1. The purpose of training should be enhancement of mental and physical betterment.
  2. Serious approach.
  3. All out effort.
  4. Maintain regular and constant practice.
  5. Practice basic techniques all the time.
  6. Regularly spaced practice sessions.
  7. Always listen and follow the direction of instructors and seniors.
  8. Do not be overly ambitious.
  9. Frequently inspect your own advancements.
  10. Always follow a routine training schedule.
  11. Repeatedly practice all techniques already learned.
  12. When you learn new techniques, learn thoroughly the theory and philosophy as well.
  13. When you begin to feel idle, try to overcome this.
  14. Cleanliness is required after training. Keep yourself and your surroundings clean.

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