Category: Martial Arts Philosophy

A page to discuss the classic and modern Martial Arts Philosophies and philosophers.

Thoughts on the Kung Fu Exercise Book

When I was a young man of around 16 years of age, my Uncle (who introduced me to Martial Arts) gave me something that I have cherished ever since.  He gave me a series of slightly yellowed pages, all hand written, with assorted philosophical writings… At the time, I remember wondering what they meant and …

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Is there a place for Martial Arts in today’s society?

There is a growing belief that we as a North American society are above the need for any form or expression of violence.  This apprehension to violence comes from the fear of extreme violence as has been apparently on the increase over the past couple decades with the increase in US gun related tragedies.  The …

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