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The Meaning of Moo Duk Kwan -- Institute of
- Laurel Leaves: The 14 laurel leaves
on each side represent the fourteen provinces of Korea and the
advancement of peace.
- Six Seeds: There are three on each
side. They indicate the world and represent the six continents on
which Tang Soo Do is taught.
- The Fist: This represents power and
- The Characters: The character
located directly under the fist in the circle means "Moo" for Moo
Duk Kwan. Moo means "stop conflict". The character to the left of
the circle means "Tang" and the character to the right of the circle
As a whole, the emblem symbolizes the
spreading of Moo Duk Kwan throughout the world. Moo Duk Kwan is an
International institution and symbolizes it's aims to achieve the
objectives of peace and human advancement