10. What kind of philosophy is taught in Silvera Karate?

Mainly, there are two types of philosophy that we teach in Silvera Karate:

  1. General philosophy: This deals with overall development -- that is, honesty, high moral character, self-discipline, respect for others and self, humility, and patience.
  2. Martial arts philosophy: How to judge a situation, when to fight, when not to fight, how to fight, where to hit, with what to hit, with what kind of weapons to defend, what to do against multiple assailants, and many other points of strategy.