Jul 21, 2020
From Shaolin Kung Fu to Okinawan Tōde
To understand the origin of Karate, it is necessary to investigate the history of Chinese and Okinawan martial arts. The origin of Chinese martial arts dates back to the need in ancient China for self-defense, hunting methods, and military formative instruction.
Jul 7, 2020
The Hindu roots of karate
There is an adage that says that to understand the present we must know the past, so it would be necessary to go back to at least India to understand the origin of Karate-Dō (空手道); since the foundation of modern Asian martial arts arguably stems from a mix of early Chinese and Hindu martial arts.
Jun 16, 2020
The origin of an art and a lifestyle
In general terms, the collective imaginary moves to Asia when speaking of Martial Arts; however, the war between the peoples of mankind dates back to the beginning of the Neolithic era, and after these wars, vestiges have been captured in works of art in which representations of battles are appreciated, which today serve as evidence to trace the origin of martial or combat arts.