What is Haidong Gumdo?
In Haidong Gumdo, one performs justice with the sword light received at daybreak from the glorious and dazzling sunlight glowing over the east sea. Haidong Gumdo is a martial art from Kokuryo, an ancient Korean region.
Created by Saul-Bong-Sun-In, who knew the sword's true values. He set up a training camp and advised his followers to get rid of evil and practice righteousness. The warriors who trained in the camp were called Samurang, and the Samurangs' philosophy were: Jun (Respect), Sa (Master), Chung (Importance), Do (The Right Way), Chung (Love for our Country), Who (Reverence for Parents), Ye (Respect for Elders), Ui (Do Good and Right Things).