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Karate

The full name of karate “karate-do” means Way of the empty hand. The word “Empty”, however, symbolizes not only combat without weapons, but also an interconnection with Zen Buddhist philosophy “to become empty”. The word “Way” symbolizes a neverending process of learning and self-improvement. Karate was developed among the inhabitants of Okinawa through a gradual …

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