Who is the founder of Tae Kwon Do in India?

Who is the founder of Tae Kwon Do in India?
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  • In my opinion, Mr. Puran Andrew Gurung founded Taekwondo in India.



  • In my opinion, Grandmaster Jimmy R. Jagtiani, 8th Dan is the Founder of Taekwondo in India. See sources and related links.
In Deserts

When did Tae Kwon Do come to India?

Taekwondo came to India in 1975, by Grandmaster Jimmy R. Jagtiani, 8th Dan. Father of Taekwondo in India. Check the related links:- Taekwondo came to India in 1974, by Master… (MORE)

How did Tae Kwon Do spread?

Part of it is beleived to be a conscious effort of the Korean government. They wanted to have a sport in the Olympics that they could dominate. They sponsored the opening scho… (MORE)

What is the Tae Kwon Do slogan?

Different taekwondo schools have different slogans. One of the contributors to this page attends a taekwondo school where the slogan is: "I promise to be a good person with kn… (MORE)

Can you use your hands in tae kwon do?

Yes, you can. But the rules are such that you get many more points for a kick then you do for a punch. So competitors often ignore their hands and keep them down low to block … (MORE)

In Sports

Which is the strongest kick in Tae Kwon Do?

The back kick is the strongest kick in taekwondo. It is very useful in breaking; however, for sparring, head kicks are more effective for knockouts, even if they are technical… (MORE)

What does kia mean in Tae Kwon Do?

If you are referring to the yell that is commonly shouted when practicing Taekwondo, then the Korean term is actually "Kihap" 기합 which means to "shout" or "yell" with grea… (MORE)