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Why does traditional karate appear to go against the behavior that is ingrained in most of us?

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Traditional karate is a martial art that emphasizes discipline, respect, and self-control. Some might find these values at odds with modern society's focus on individualism and self-expression. While karate involves techniques for striking, blocking, and grappling, its purpose is not to encourage violence. Instead, it aims to develop self-defense skills while also building character through physical and mental training. By practicing forms and techniques repeatedly, students develop muscle memory, focus, and precision of movement. Whether traditional karate goes against natural behavior is up for debate and may depend on cultural and individual perspectives. The philosophy underlying karate includes values such as integrity, courtesy, perseverance, self-control, and an indomitable spirit. While perfection may be unattainable, there is always room for improvement, and this pursuit can lead to a sense of fulfillment.

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