WHAT IS BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU?
Martial art forms are famous for offering self-defense techniques that can be used in times of attack or emergencies. These techniques basically tap into the strength and power of the individuals to protect them during an attack. Some of the well-known martial art forms are karate, kung-fu, kickboxing and judo. All these art forms present combat techniques that are a combination of kicks and punches and inflict personal injury or pain to the opponent. Sometimes these techniques may prove fatal to the opponent.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a technique that does not involve kicks or punches. It is fundamentally used by smaller individuals to protect themselves from enemies and people who are larger, stronger and mightier. Jiu Jitsu uses various techniques that are gentle on the opponents so as not to hurt them but strong enough to defeat them. Kids and young school going children are trained in this self-combat art form to protect themselves while spending time out of home. Also, kids are trained to use Jiu Jitsu against opponents who bully them at school and cause them mental despair and fear.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a technique that has been handed down to us from monks of the ancient times. The roots of this martial art type are traced to India where Buddhist monks practiced this technique for self- defense during times of need. The uniqueness of this technique lies in the fact that it is a non-violent means of fighting people and can be used by adults and children alike.
Children benefit a lot by learning Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. This art from delivers a plethora of benefits, to children, those are sure to change their lives for the better. Jiu Jitsu techniques and benefits are not restricted only to self-defense but also can be extended to other aspects of personal life that make children discipline and confident individuals.
This Brazilian Jiu Jitsu introduces children and kids to discipline in life. In the process of learning this technique, qualities of self-discipline are inculcated among children. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu also helps children to get accustomed to a balanced and healthy diet. People who are obese and lethargic would find it difficult to pursue learning this art form. By eating a proper diet during the training sessions, children understand the benefits and advantages of having proper food habits.
Since Jiu Jitsu does not depend on the strength and might of a person, children with special needs can also be trained in practicing Jiu Jitsu. It helps them to cope better with every day challenges by increasing their self-esteem and self-confidence. It also improves their abilities and skills related to sports and games apart from improving attention and concentration levels of children.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is gaining significance by the day. The benefits it offers are amazing and the technique has special curriculum designed specifically for kids to help them with managing opponents and improving the quality of their life.
As of lately, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is being included as a part of the school curriculum for kids.
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