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THE ZEN OF STREET FIGHT - SOME SMART TIPS - Part I

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Warning - This analysis may NOT be very crisp like my other posts. But still I will highlight the key definitions in bold, so that you can have at least a net-take if you don’t have the time.
In KravMaga, I have noticed some basic principles around which the techniques are built. I am attempting to decipher them for my trainees benefit.
Part I deals with issues which has to be understood before one takes up training in fighting arts.
"VIOLENCE IS THE MOST STUPID WAY OF ADDRESSING A PROBLEM."
To every fresher who joins my KravMaga class I start my class with the statement ,"Violence is the most stupid way of addressing a problem." Their reaction is generally a look of amused confusion " I am paying good money to this guy and he is saying the whole class is learning to be stupid!" Its just that I want to the trainee to understand there is cost to pay for each action and he can't avoid it once the act is done. Violence is the least civilized or sophistic…