Is Martial Arts a good Career option?

I think Martial Arts is a great Career option. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Martial Arts actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Martial Arts. In my quest to learn more about a Career in Martial Arts, I found this amazing page:

Manoj Kumar's overview!

Manoj Kumar is an experienced professional with 13 years & 8 months in Martial Arts. Manoj Kumar has worked in Martial Arts as Head in Shanti Samiti. In Manoj Kumar's own words, this is how Manoj Kumar got into Martial Arts: "I did my schooling from Uttar Pradesh. I achieved a black belt in karate in 1993 and have attained many degrees in karate and Tong II Moodo since. After this I did my graduation from Agra University. Following which I was selected by the Border Security Force as a martial arts trainer in 1994. Until 2005 I did my Job at the BSF and then returned to Dehradun and opened my martial arts academy called Sri Shanti Samiti . Ever since then I have been giving training in martial arts."Manoj Kumar has a profile in Resume 2.0 format on:

Career Video on Martial Arts

In a video, Manoj Kumar has talked about various aspects of a Career in Martial Arts. Manoj Kumar started by explaining Martial Arts as: "Many forms such as karate, Judo, Taikwando, kung fu, kick-boxing come under martial arts. Martial arts are practiced for a number of reasons: as an art form, as a game, as self defence and protecting others. it trains you to learn to protect yourself even when you are empty handed." The video was an engaging disposition.

I found the video unique because it talked about Education in terms of things which can be learnt from books, to excel at a Career in Martial Arts and not as a list of Qualifications, which one needs to get into Martial Arts. Manoj Kumar touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Participation In Sports
  • Rules And Regulations
  • Diet And Nutrition
  • Exercises & Punches
  • Body Parts
  • Languages

Manoj Kumar then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Martial Arts:

  • Passion And Dedication
  • Physical Fitness
  • Observation
  • Expressive And Attention
  • Daring
  • Communication
  • Professional Training

Manoj Kumar believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Martial Arts:

  • Fitness
  • Personality Development
  • Career Growth
  • Respect And Recognition
  • Social Impact

And, Manoj Kumar believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Martial Arts:

  • Initial Struggle
  • Sacrifice
  • Competition
  • Practical Knowledge

In the final section of the video Manoj Kumar talks about How a day goes in a Career in Martial Arts. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Martial Arts, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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