Jook-Am 죽암-竹庵

Jook-Am is the pseudonym of Grand-master Park, Jung-tae.  “Jook” means bamboo which shoots up straight without any curves, its roots intertwine to form an inseparable force.  “Am” is a rock, on which the bamboo strikes its roots to form an unshakable foundation.  The pattern represents the life of Grand-master Park and his striving for perfection.  The diagram symbolize the bamboo, which grows high from the rock.  The 95 movements represents the year 1995, the year Jook-Am was created.


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