Karate is an oriental unarmed combat martial art that originated in the Japanese island of Ryukyu. It is a form of weaponless self defense technique consisting of dynamic defensive and offensive techniques that use all body parts. This form of martial art teaches not just self defense but it teaches one to follow the path of justice. Karate’s main principle is never to attack first. It emphasizes on spiritual development. It is a lifelong training.
Karate Instructors work as according to the classes they provide. Karate instructors usually teach classes for two to five hours in the afternoons, evenings and weekends to accommodate their students' schedules.
The well known Bollyood actor Akshay Kumar is a Karate master who has been awarded the highest Japanese honour of "Katana" and a sixth degree black belt in Kuyukai Goju-ryu karate.
Jackie Chan who was born on 7 April 1954, is a Hong Kong martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer. He is known for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, use of improvised weapons, and innovative stunts, which he typically performs himself, in the cinematic world.