So San (5th Dan) Print


See also: Moon-Moo, Yong-Gae

Meaning: SO-SAN is the pseudonym of the great monk Choi Hyong Ung (1520-1604) during the Lee Dynasty. The 72 movements refer to his age when he organized a corps of monk soldiers with the assistance of his pupil Sa Myunh Dang. The monk soldiers helped repulse the Japanese pirates who overran most of the Korean peninsula in 1592

Number of Movements: 72

Starting Position: Closed ready stance A

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Slide to C to form a right rear foot stance toward D while executing a middle guarding block to D with the forearm
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