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Original taekwondo and journey to become the national martial art, the official discipline at the Olympics
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Original taekwondo and journey to become the national martial art, the official discipline at the Olympics

Taekwondo is a traditional martial art of Korea. Taekwondo is recognized as one of the oldest forms of martial arts in the world with over 2,000 years old.In "Taekwondo", Tae means "martial arts", Kwon means "craftsmanship" and Do (meaning "religion" or "art". and legs ". One of the earliest clues to the existence of Taekwondo is a painting found in the Koguryo kingdom of Korea. Archaeologists say that the picture was painted between 37 BC and 66 AD.The picture shows two unarmed sportman confronting each other in a pose similar to Taekwondo. There are also many other paintings with the figure of a person practicing a martial art and wearing a Taekwondo uniform. Origin of Taekwondo in the early daysDuring the Cao Ly era, the Korean country practiced a martial art called Subak...