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Wisdom as shown through animals

  • Majestic Blue Heron
    by angelasommers on May 3, 2017 at 9:05 pm

    Dr. Tae Yun Kim loves all wildlife, and on her estate lives a magnificent Blue heron.  These beautiful birds really live what Dr. Tae Yun Kim is teaching.  She tells people at her lectures and her studio, that we have so much to learn from nature.  To us, the concept of body and mind as

  • DeeDee the dove expresses gratitude
    by angelasommers on April 8, 2017 at 6:29 pm

    Here is DeeDee, when I saw her last.  She was just a couple of months old, and ready to become independent.  She is a California mourning dove, and the sweetest bird I ever knew. Dr. Tae Yun Kim‘s home in California was a great place for little birds to grow up in.  Here is a picture

The Silent Master

  • Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim's Lessons
    by shscando on April 29, 2018 at 4:16 am

    Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim's lessons are about rising above the distractions, temptations, and negative forces in our environment.  They are about overcoming the disquieting feelings within us - anger, fear, loneliness, self-doubt, and the endless list of negative, self-destructive emotions we commonly […]

  • Your Silent Master
    by shscando on April 18, 2018 at 10:00 pm

    Become aware of the power of your real self and listen to an ever-present consciousness within, which I call the "Silent Master".  Your Silent Master is, in reality, your original self, your real self.  Though you have not used that term, you've probably already experienced your Silent Master as that "Inner […]


  • by Tae Yun Kim on December 16, 2012 at 1:32 am

    Originally posted on Words of Wisdom: Here is an excerpt from my book, The Silent Master: Awakening the Power Within: What could be more worthy of your efforts than the discovery and fulfillment of your true being? I like the parable in…

  • Trust in the Power of Love!
    by Tae Yun Kim on August 6, 2012 at 5:27 pm

    My Dear Warrior,    Put your hand on your heart and close your eyes.  Feel your heart beating. Connect with the Life Force that is pulsing through your veins and pumping your heart with Life, with Spirit, with Energy.  I … Continue reading →

The First Element

  • Original Ki Is Your Silent Master
    by shscando on April 29, 2018 at 4:29 am

    The second important thing to know about ki is that this pure, original ki which created the universe is within you right now.  Your are one with this energy.  I call your awareness of this energy presence within you the Silent Master or Silent Master Consciousness.  I my other book, SEVEN STEPS TO […]

  • New Book Announcement
    by shscando on March 25, 2018 at 8:37 pm

    I am excited to announce that my new book,"SEVEN STEPS TO INNER POWER -How to Break Through to Awesome"   * If you would like to order the book go to:  PRE-ORDER.   * Click f you would like to be part of the Goodreads GIVE-A-WAY CONTEST.

Seven Steps to Inner Power

  • The Answer... Six Silent Master Images
    by shscando on March 5, 2017 at 9:25 pm

    Who are you?  Waiting quietly within you is a Presence, a Force, a state of Consciousness that gives you power to overcome mental and physical limitations in your life, power to harmonize and change discordant situations, power to create regardless of the circumstances around you -- power to be who you really […]

  • Who Am I? (3)
    by shscando on January 29, 2017 at 4:07 am

      You choose only what you believe is possible to choose, and these choices determine what you do with your life and who you become.  If you believe you are shy, for instance, you will not choose to be a performer, even if your talent and inner desire are obvious.  If you believe you aren't a good […]

Jung SunWong Instructor Blog

  • Archery- Developing a Warrior Spirit
    by shscando on August 31, 2019 at 5:47 am

    Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim has many many training courses.  One of my favorites, is the one that uses the ancient art of archery to train and develop our warrior spirit.The first lessons are about the basics of safety.  To your life and others.  Which way are we shooting?  Is the range […]

  • Going beyond your limits!
    by shscando on June 13, 2018 at 2:39 am

    I was reflecting back over my training at Jung SuWon Academy under Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim.  The more I read Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim's new book - SEVEN STEPS TO INNER POWER - How to Break Through to Awesome,  the more I realize how special the training really is.  I was taught how to stretch […]

Great Grandmaster Tyk Warrior

  • Are you self-motivated? What kind of character are you?
    by hopewinter on August 5, 2018 at 2:16 am

    Originally posted on The Art of Jung SuWon: At Jung SuWon Martial Art Academy, Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim shares in class about the 5 different sections of people’s characters. The first section is the GERM section.  Germs eat and destroy everything good.  No matter what, this character […]

  • Making Time for Ourselves
    by hopewinter on August 5, 2018 at 2:15 am

    Originally posted on The Art of Jung SuWon: We are living in the 21st century, where our lifestyles are fast-paced and rapidly moving. Our days are filled with tasks and responsibilities that we need to complete and we are bombarded with the use of technology. Nevertheless, it is important for all of us to make…

JPalmer Blog

  • Have you heard about the Parable of the Buttons?
    by jpalmer07 on January 18, 2020 at 8:56 pm

    My mentor, Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim shares with us what she calls, The Parable of the Buttons. Have you ever put the button on the wrong buttonhole? I have done this numerous times. At first, it’s not obvious and … Continue reading →

  • Simply Be Yourself
    by jpalmer07 on September 10, 2019 at 10:24 pm

    As I teenager,  I was popular. I did parkour, break-dancing, martial art, tricking, track and field, and much more. Yet, I was constantly looking for approval from others. I always felt alone, insecure, and not confident in myself. I followed … Continue reading →

Kevin Campbell Blog

  • Moving Meditation – Rise Above
    by Kevin Campbell on December 19, 2017 at 1:35 am

    Originally posted on Self Discovery as a Jung Su Won Warrior: Are you feeling challenged?  Need to uncover the energy within to take charge? To rise above challenges you are facing? Join Dr. Tae Yun Kim as she guides you through this moving meditation.  This is one of my favorites. I relax, let go of […]

  • Who Are You?
    by Kevin Campbell on December 12, 2017 at 6:09 am

    Originally posted on Self Discovery as a Jung Su Won Warrior: The Answer… The Six Silent Master Images shared by Dr. Tae Yun Kim  , in  “ Seven Steps to Inner Power” Who are you?  Waiting quietly within you is a Presence, a Force, A state of Consciousness that gives you power to […]

Great Grandmaster Tyk’s Teachings

  • Healthy Outside Starts from the Inside!
    by Jung SuWon Warrior Nabi White on April 7, 2020 at 6:22 am

    Let’s take a moment to talk about health! A social media post caugth my attention from my Mentor, Grandmaster Tae Kim.She shared, “In these difficult times, eating healthy has never been more important. Sneak in some fruit and vegetables to your meals today. Your life is worth it.” I can’t […]

  • Stay Positive!
    by Jung SuWon Warrior Nabi White on April 3, 2020 at 5:40 am

    Things happen in life that encourage or force us to make a change to our normal life such as the pandemic that we are dealing with today. It’s hard to stay positive during challenging times like this but I remember what My mentor, Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim taught me to see the good in … Continue […]

Self-Discovery as a Jung SuWon Warrior

  • Orange! — Dr. Tae Yun Kim
    by Karen Heart on January 16, 2018 at 3:44 am

    Originally posted on Unlock the Sources of Your Inner Power: Learn about the color “Orange” in Author Dr. Tae Yun Kim’s “The First Element” book! “Orange strengthens your emotional body, encouraging a general feeling of joy, well being, and cheerfulness. It has an anti-spasmodic […]

  • 3 Meditation — Words of Wisdom
    by Karen Heart on January 16, 2018 at 3:43 am

    In my book, The Silent Master: Awakening the Power Within Meditation Right now I am the Silent Master consciousness, and I can feel Its wholeness and completeness whenever I have a need. I see myself growing. My Silent Master consciousness is present now to help me find my right place and right purpose.  via 3

Thoughts from A Warrior

  • Kicking Off the New Year 2017
    by peterm543 on January 4, 2017 at 5:45 pm

    Originally posted on The Art of Jung SuWon: Welcome to the New Year 2017. This is a time where everybody begins to think about their plans and goals for this year. It is also a time to reflect on the previous year to see what goals were accomplished. Did I achieve the goals I set…

  • 5 Principles of Mental Conduct authored by Tae Yun Kim (Mistakes are Progress)
    by peterm543 on February 19, 2013 at 2:30 pm

    In Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim‘s book 7 Steps to Inner Power she writes about the 5 Principals of Mental Conduct. Principal 2 is “Learn From Your Mistakes”.  In this section of 7 Steps to Inner Power Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim writes: “Mistakes are also […]

Sarah Smile

  • Power of Prayer
    by WarriorSarahSmile on March 26, 2017 at 6:19 pm

    Back in 2015, Shasta Lake was nearly empty. Dr. Tae Yun Kim is so in touch with nature that she always expressed her sadness when she saw it. She said that her heart was hurting because the land was suffering. Dr. Kim prayed for the rain to stop the drought, put snow on the mountains and

  • You Are Creative Energy! 
    by WarriorSarahSmile on March 17, 2017 at 11:15 pm

    My spiritual teacher, Dr. Tae Yun Kim, teaches that we all have creative energy within us. Also, she has been emphasizing about how God gave us food as a blessing. (Reference Genesis 1:12-13) So it is important to not waste food. (Remember the stories of starving children in Africa?) Anyway, I had the opportunity to

Tyk Quick Quotes

  • Use Meditation to Protect Your Energy!
    by Jung SuWon Publishing on November 1, 2017 at 8:12 am

    This quote: Use Meditation to Protect Your Energy, is from Author Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim, who has written several books.  In “Seven Steps to Inner Power“, there is a section that describes how to do formal meditation.  In “The … Continue reading →

  • Are the weaknesses in others really in you?
    by Jung SuWon Publishing on October 24, 2017 at 10:09 am

    This quote is in the Seven Steps to Inner Power book, pg 23.  Here is an excerpt by Author Dr. Tae Yun Kim: During this process of self-analysis, you may notice that others have weaknesses you don’t have. A word … Continue reading →

Inspiration for Positive Influence

  • Spend More Time Working on Your Goals Rather than Complaining
    by dkoh49 on December 22, 2017 at 6:54 am

    I’ve been thinking a lot about efficiency and time management the past few months. As I grow older and there are more responsibilities in my life, I’ve come to realize the importance of time management. In the modern and digital world, we are inundated with an overload of information. We have access to […]

  • Chase Your Dreams for Yourself
    by dkoh49 on December 7, 2017 at 1:53 am

    If you are not chasing dreams for yourself, who else will do it for you? I’ve learned through my martial arts training to take charge of my life. This is applicable in all aspects of my life including my career, relationships and work ethic. Jung SuWon Martial Arts Academy and its founder Great Grandmaster Tae

Alvin Sojourner

  • When the Game Stands Tall
    by alvinsojourner on September 8, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    This  is a movie I saw a while back.  It is still a favorite that is timeless.  I can easily sit, watch and completely enjoy with this family and friends. Try it. Great Grandmaster Tae yun Kim teaches that there are many messages contained within movies, messages that may not be quite obvious, but very

  • I am indeed Blessed and So is Everyone I know- I am incredibly Thankful
    by alvinsojourner on August 8, 2012 at 10:33 pm

    I am indeed Blessed. I get a reminder each day, and each breath. No matter, what daily frustrations I encounter, I find that I immediately encounter a personal blessing. First, I have some great friends and family at work/everywhere. Second, I consider my life to indeed be rich in happiness. I easily reach out for


  • Fremont Art and Wine Festival
    by Michael on August 6, 2012 at 4:49 pm

    This past weekend I met a young man in his 30’s who used to train with us when he was 5-6 years old. He was a small child then – now he has created two more small children. I see … Continue reading →

  • Suppose I were to tell you…
    by Michael on July 1, 2012 at 9:05 pm

    (Seven Steps to Inner Power, p1) Suppose I were to tell you that you are aware of only a limited portion of yourself, that you may not have yet discovered yourself, your true self, and that you have yet to … Continue reading →

The Way of The Warrior

  • Pick-Me-Up Power of Yellow!
    by H.Chamberlain on January 14, 2020 at 6:36 pm

    In “The First Element,” written by my mentor, Dr. Tae Yun Kim, an incredibly astute teacher, lecturer, and author who broke 3000 years of male-dominated Korean martial arts history to become the first female Tae Kwon Do Grandmaster, and then … Continue reading →

  • He can do, She can do, Why not me! Yes, even me!
    by H.Chamberlain on September 5, 2019 at 8:19 pm

    Back in action! Back to updating this blog 🙂 Today when I opened “Seven Steps to Inner Power, Break Through to Awesome” my eyes fell on this passage on page 26. Dr. Tae Yun Kim wrote her motto- “He can do, She … Continue reading →

Adventures of A True Warrior

  • Appreciation… A Matter of Perspective
    by tsaunders on July 20, 2012 at 4:56 am

    Greetings from Russia!  Yes, that’s correct Russia, the former Soviet Union.  It is summer time here and I am here with a collegue on business.  This is not our first time here, but each time we come here I am … Continue reading →

  • The “I” in “Team”
    by tsaunders on June 8, 2012 at 5:56 am

    Every day I learn how the power of teamwork and unity brings so much more fulfillment to life than trying to go it alone just focused on personal needs and desires.   Whether it is in a business situation as part … Continue reading →

Jung SuWon Kids Club!

  • Take charge of your thinking!
    by Jung SuWon Publishing on November 7, 2017 at 9:06 am

    In “The Silent Master” book, pg 30, Author Dr. Tae Yun Kim writes: “The first step to take in the readiness stage of self-discovery is to take charge of your thinking. Every response you make to your environment, and every action you take (or don’t take) is propelled by a decision, […]

  • You have the power to fulfill your Dreams!
    by Jung SuWon Publishing on October 1, 2017 at 7:55 pm

    In Dr. Tae Yun Kim’s Jung SuWon Super Martial Arts, in the Seven Steps to Inner Power book, in AZ Quotes, in your life… “In your thinking right now!” “The power of the Silent Master within you is the power of right thinking, and the difference between a limited you and an unlimited you […]

JSW Training Blog

  • TYK Studio Expands
    by Paul on October 9, 2012 at 7:47 am

    Great Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim's Studio expanded its capabilities today with the addition of the new Canon C300 Cinema Camera. We will be using this along with a canon XF100 for the documentary filming of the latest Tae Yun Kim Lecture Tour.

  • TYK Show New Set
    by Paul on October 8, 2012 at 2:27 am

    Get ready....a sneak peak of the new TYK Show set.


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