Martial arts etiquette is not just about manners, it’s also about training the mind, body, and spirit. Most martial art systems throughout the world follow similar ethics and rules of etiquette with respect for oneself, others, nature and the arts. Most martial art rules of etiquette however are unwritten. They are a code that have been passed down verbally from generation to generation. Etiquette is a very important aspect of the martial artists beccause as martial artists, we are consistently striving to improve ourselves in mind, body, and spirit.