What does Choong Moo mean?

What is the meaning of the pattern Dan-Gun?

: a small strong usually piebald pony of Tibet and Bhutan.

Meaning: Dan-Gun is named after the holy Dan-Gun, the legendary founder of Korea in the year of 2,333 B.C. Movements: 21. Ready Posture: Parallel Ready Stance (towards D)

ɡun]) or Dangun Wanggeom (단군왕검; 檀君王儉; [tan. ɡun waŋ. ɡʌm]) was the legendary founder and god-king of Gojoseon, the first Korean kingdom, around present-day Liaoning province in Northeast China and the northern part of the Korean Peninsula.

Dangun is the second pattern or tul in the ITF form of the Korean martial art taekwon-do. Students learn that the tul represents “The holy legendary founder of Korea in the year 2333 BC”. Unusually for a tul, all the punches in Dangun are high section (at eye level), symbolising Dangun scaling a mountain. Back to top.

He is said to be the grandson of the god of heaven, and to have founded the kingdom in 2333 B.C. Although the term Dan-Gun commonly refers to the founder, some believe it was a title used by all rulers of Gojoseon, and that Wanggeom was the proper name of the founder.

Meaning: Won-Hyo was the noted monk who introduced Buddhism to the Silla Dynasty in the year of 686 A.D. Movements: 28.

Do-San is an ITF-style teul (form). It has 24 movements and is diagrammed as a capital A.

The name tae kwon do was officially adopted for this martial art in 1955 after that name had been submitted by the South Korean general Choi Hong-Hi, the principal founder of tae kwon do.

Dangun & Kija

Dangun is traditionally credited with then creating the entire Korean race and ruling over the kingdom of Gojoseon, ancient Korea's first proper state, which was founded in 2333 BCE.
Oct 20, 2016

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