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Posted by on Jan 29, 2012 in H.C. Hwang, Hwang Kee, Moo Do Values, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Philosophy | 0 comments

Philosophy

Founder Hwang Kee’s Moo Do Chul Hahk details a philosophy of the “martial way” (Moo Do), a philosophy of balance emphasizing the development of personal virtue and character. It is a book written as a guide for any martial arts practitioner who wishes to deepen their understanding and practice of Moo Do Philosophy to become an authentic moodoin—that is, a true follower and exemplar of the “Martial Way”.

The Moo Do Chul Hahk provides deep insights into the unique life journey of the Moo Duk Kwan Founder.

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World Moo Duk Kwan

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in H.C. Hwang, Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School, Moo Duk Kwan Successor | 0 comments

World Moo Duk Kwan

Last UpdatedMonday, October 15, 2012Founder Hwang Kee  named his son, H.C. Hwang, as his successor in a sealed document that was opened by the U.S. Board Chairperson and other officials upon his passing. The U.S. Federation Board of Directors and leaders of other authorized Moo Duk Kwan organizations around the world honored the Founder's directive and H.C. Hwang assumed leadership of his martial art system wordlwide. He formed the World Moo Duk Kwan organization to unify Moo Duk Kwan practitioners around the world and continue pursuit of the...

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Hwang Kee
The Moo Duk Kwan® Martial Art School Founder

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee | Comments Off on Hwang Kee
The Moo Duk Kwan® Martial Art School Founder

Hwang KeeThe Moo Duk Kwan® Martial Art School Founder

From humble beginnings in Japanese occupied Korea, Hwang Kee founded his Moo Duk Kwan® martial art organization (military, virtue, institute)  in Yong San Ku (Seoul), Korea on November 9, 1945 where he began teaching his unique martial art system.

He soon became one of the most widely renowned and respected martial artists in Korea.

 

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Soo Bahk Do

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School, Soo Bahk Do, Soo Bahk Do Institute | 0 comments

Soo Bahk Do

Last UpdatedMonday, October 15, 2012

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Tang Soo Do

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School, Tang Soo Do | 0 comments

Last UpdatedMonday, October 15, 2012Tang Soo Do was the name Hwang Kee adopted for the martial art system that he taught in his Moo Duk Kwan schools circa 1947.

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Tae Soo Do

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School, Tae Soo Do | 0 comments

Last UpdatedMonday, October 15, 2012

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Hwang Kee’s Martial Art System

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School | 0 comments

Hwang Kee’s Martial Art System

In the early days of operating his Moo Duk Kwan training hall, he referred to his unique martial art system taught in his school as “Tang Soo Do.”

Over time Hwang Kee strengthened his resolve that his unique martial art system would be highly representative of Korea’s culture and history and he also adopted the name “Soo Bahk Do” for his martial art system and incorporated new content to support his goals.

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The Moo Duk Kwan® Martial Art Organization
Founded by Hwang Kee in 1945

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan School | 0 comments

The Moo Duk Kwan® Martial Art OrganizationFounded by Hwang Kee in 1945

In his training hall, Hwang Kee taught students his unique Moo Do philosophy and martial art system.

Founder Hwang Kee named his training hall (Dojang) or school “Moo Duk Kwan®” which translates as “military,” virtue,” institute.”

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Trademarks

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in H.C. Hwang, Hwang Kee, Moo Duk Kwan Identity, Moo Duk Kwan School, Trademarks | 0 comments

Trademarks

This entry is part of 4 in the series Trademarks

Hwang Kee’s Moo Duk Kwan® martial art school’s public identity and reputation are highly regarded by many practitioners worldwide.

One of the most widely recognized marks of the Moo Duk Kwan® school used by authorized instructors and students to denote their affiliation is the fist logo adopted by Founder Hwang Kee.

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Photo Albums

Posted by on Jan 26, 2012 in H.C. Hwang, Hwang Kee, Korean War, Moo Duk Kwan Founder, Moo Duk Kwan Identity, Moo Duk Kwan School | 0 comments

Photo Albums

Photo albums are being compiled and organized covering each decade of Founder Hwang Kee’s Moo Duk Kwan® martial art school and its rich history.

If you are a Moo Duk Kwan® alumni, you are invited to submit links to articles, photos and other historical relevant documentation.

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