Represents the INNOCENCE of the beginner who does not yet have any knowledge of Taekwondo.
Represents the EARTH in which the seed of Taekwondo is planted, symbolising a student’s latent abilities.
Represents a GROWING SHOOT, symbolising the student’s abilities as they start to develop.
Represents the HEAVENS or SKY towards which the shoot is reaching, as the student attempts to reach beyond competence to excellence.
Represents DANGER, a warning to the student to exercise self-control and for opponents to beware.
Represents MATURITY, the opposite of the innocence of the White Belt.