Have you ever wondered what the colors of belts mean?
White – birth and beginning of a seed.
Yellow represents the first beams of sunlight which shines upon the seed giving it new strength with a beginning of a new life.
Orange – represents the growing power of the sun as it warms the earth to prepare for new growth in the spring.
Red signifies the red-hot heat of the Sun as the plant continues growing toward it.
Green – represents a sprout, as you have grown in ability from a tiny seed into a sprouted plan.
Blue represents the sky as the plant continues to grow toward it
Purple – represents the changing sky of dawn.
Brown represents the ripening of the seed a maturing and harvesting process.
Black – The darkness beyond the Sun. A black belt seeks new, and more profound knowledge of the Art. It’s not the end, it’s the very beginning.