Tae Kwon-Do belt colours
White signifies innocence,
as that of a beginning student with no previous knowledge of Tae Kwon-Do.
Yellow signifies the earth from which a plant sprouts and takes root as the Tae Kwon-do foundation is
Green signifies the plants growth as the Tae Kwon-do skills begin to develop.
Blue signifies the Heaven towards which the plant matures into a towering tree as the training in Tae
Red signifies danger, cautioning the student to exercise control and warning the opponent to
Black is the opposite of white, signifying both maturity and proficiency in
Tae Kwon-do. It also indicates the wearer's imperviousness to darkness and fear.