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What could be the reason why some people develop martial arts and some don’t?

Asked by mazingerz88 (25177points) March 26th, 2019 from iPhone

Just under the impression a lot more popular martial arts seem to originate from Asia….Karate, Judo, Kung-fu…

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Dutchess_lll's avatar

I took Tae Kwondo because I was athletic and the idea appealed to me.
Of course that has nothing to do with why the martial arts originated in the far east. I guess they are on a whole other spiritual plane.

ragingloli's avatar

I think it is because eastern martial arts were passed down in a more egalitarian and systematic fashion, whereas european martial arts were limited to the elites.
A few masters wrote manuals and treatises, many of which got lost.

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

I prefer the marital arts over the martial arts.

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