Jion, Cí’ēn, Ja-eun

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Jion is one of the forms mentioned in the textbook Taekwondo (1) written by Choi Hong-hi. More formally part of Karate, the form was omitted from later editions of the textbook, and is consequently no longer learnt by students of Taekwondo.

Floor Diagram

A B C D E F

Number of Movements

48

Movements

Number Transition Stance Technique
closed ready stance a, 모아 준비 서기 (moa junbi seogi)
1 Step backwards towards D with the left foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right mid inner-forearm block and left low outer-forearm block, 오른 가운데 안팔목 막기 과 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oreun gaunde anpalmok makgi gwa oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
2 Step towards AE with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) mid outer-forearm wedging block, 가운데 바깥팔목 헤쳐 막기 (gaunde bakkatpalmok hechyeo makgi)
3 right mid front snapping kick, 오른 가운데 앞 차부수기 (oreun gaunde ap chabusugi)
4 Step down towards AE with the right foot to land. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
5 right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) left mid punch, 왼 가운데 지르기 (oen gaunde jireugi)
6 right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
7 Turn to the right and step towards AC with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) mid outer-forearm wedging block, 가운데 바깥팔목 헤쳐 막기 (gaunde bakkatpalmok hechyeo makgi)
8 left mid front snapping kick, 왼 가운데 앞 차부수기 (oen gaunde ap chabusugi)
9 Step down towards AC with the left foot to land. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left mid punch, 왼 가운데 지르기 (oen gaunde jireugi)
10 left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
11 left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left mid punch, 왼 가운데 지르기 (oen gaunde jireugi)
12 Turn to the left and step towards A with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left outer-forearm rising block, 왼 바깥팔목 추켜 막기 (oen bakkkatpalmok chukyeo makgi)
13 left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
14 Step forwards towards A with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right outer-forearm rising block, 오른 바깥팔목 추켜 막기 (oreun bakkkatpalmok chukyeo makgi)
15 right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) left mid punch, 왼 가운데 지르기 (oen gaunde jireugi)
16 Step forwards towards A with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left outer-forearm rising block, 왼 바깥팔목 추켜 막기 (oen bakkkatpalmok chukyeo makgi)
17 Step forwards towards A with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
18 Turn to the left and step towards B with the left foot. right back stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right high back-forearm block and left low outer-forearm block, 오른 높은 등팔목 막기 과 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oreun nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
19 Slide towards B, to look towards D. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right turning punch, 오른 돌려 지르기 (oreun dollyeo jireugi)
20 Turn to the right to look towards F. left back stance, 왼 후굴 서기 (oen hugul seogi) left high back-forearm block and right low outer-forearm block, 왼 높은 등팔목 막기 과 오른 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oen nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oreun najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
21 Slide towards F, to look towards D. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left turning punch, 왼 돌려 지르기 (oen dollyeo jireugi)
22 Step forwards towards D with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left low outer-forearm block, 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
23 Step forwards towards D with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right upward palm block, 오른 올려 손바닥 막기 (oreun ollyeo sonbadak makgi)
24 Step forwards towards D with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left upward palm block, 왼 올려 손바닥 막기 (oen ollyeo sonbadak makgi)
25 Step forwards towards D with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right upward palm block, 오른 올려 손바닥 막기 (oreun ollyeo sonbadak makgi)
26 Turn to the left and step towards E with the left foot. right back stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right high back-forearm block and left low outer-forearm block, 오른 높은 등팔목 막기 과 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oreun nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
27 Move the right foot to the left foot, to look towards A. closed stance, 모아 서기 (moa seogi) left assisted high back-forearm block 1, 왼 높은 등팔목 막기 (oen nopeun deungpalmok makgi)
28 Turn to the right and step towards C with the right foot. left back stance, 왼 후굴 서기 (oen hugul seogi) left high back-forearm block and right low outer-forearm block, 왼 높은 등팔목 막기 과 오른 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oen nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oreun najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
29 Move the left foot to the right foot, to look towards A. closed stance, 모아 서기 (moa seogi) right assisted high back-forearm block 1, 오른 높은 등팔목 막기 (oreun nopeun deungpalmok makgi)
30 closed stance, 모아 서기 (moa seogi) twin low side outer-forearm block 1, 쌍 낮은 옆 바깥팔목 막기 (ssang najeun yeop bakkatpalmok makgi)
31 Jump forwards towards A, leading with the right foot. right 'x' stance, 오른 교차 서기 (oreun gyocha seogi) 'x' fist pressing block, 교차 눌러 막기 (gyocha nulleo makgi)
32 Step backwards towards D with the left foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) twin low side outer-forearm block 1, 쌍 낮은 옆 바깥팔목 막기 (ssang najeun yeop bakkatpalmok makgi)
33 Step forwards towards A with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) mid inner-forearm wedging block, 가운데 안팔목 헤쳐 막기 (gaunde anpalmok hechyeo makgi)
34 Step forwards towards A with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) 'x' fist rising block, 교차 추켜 막기 (gyocha chukyeo makgi)
35 right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right back-fist front strike, 오른 등주먹 옆 때리기 (oreun deungjumeok yeop ttaerigi)
36 Turn to the left and step towards B with the left foot. right back stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) left mid inner-forearm block, 왼 가운데 안팔목 막기 (oen gaunde anpalmok makgi)
37 Step forwards towards B with the right foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right mid punch, 오른 가운데 지르기 (oreun gaunde jireugi)
38 Turn to the right and step towards F with the right foot. left back stance, 왼 후굴 서기 (oen hugul seogi) right mid inner-forearm block, 오른 가운데 안팔목 막기 (oreun gaunde anpalmok makgi)
39 Step forwards towards F with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left mid punch, 왼 가운데 지르기 (oen gaunde jireugi)
40 Turn to the left and step towards D with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left low outer-forearm block, 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
41 Bring the right foot up to the left knee, looking towards D. left one-leg stance, 왼 외발 서기 (oen oebal seogi) right high back-forearm block and left low outer-forearm block, 오른 높은 등팔목 막기 과 왼 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oreun nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oen najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
42 Step down towards D with the right foot, with a stamping motion. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) right outer-forearm rising block, 오른 바깥팔목 추켜 막기 (oreun bakkatpalmok chukyeo makgi)
43 Bring the left foot up to the right knee, looking towards D. right one-leg stance, 오른 외발 서기 (oreun oebal seogi) left high back-forearm block and right low outer-forearm block, 왼 높은 등팔목 막기 과 오른 낮은 바깥팔목 막기 (oen nopeun deungpalmok makgi gwa oreun najeun bakkatpalmok makgi)
44 Step down towards D with the left foot, with a stamping motion. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) left outer-forearm rising block, 왼 바깥팔목 추켜 막기 (oen bakkatpalmok chukyeo makgi)
45 Step backwards towards A with the left foot. right forward stance, 오른 전굴 서기 (oreun jeon-gul seogi) inner-forearm wedging block, 안팔목 헤쳐 막기 (anpalmok hechyeo makgi)
46 Step forwards towards D with the left foot. left forward stance, 왼 전굴 서기 (oen jeon-gul seogi) 'x' fist rising block, 교차 추켜 막기 (gyocha chukyeo makgi)
47 Turn to the left and step towards E with the left foot. riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) left horizontal punch, 왼 수평 지르기 (oen supyeong jireugi)
48 riding stance, 기마 서기 (gima seogi) right horizontal punch, 오른 수평 지르기 (oreun supyeong jireugi)
Bring the right foot to the left foot. closed ready stance a, 모아 준비 서기 (moa junbi seogi)

Notes

  • 1 This movement was described very differently in the original text, but what's written here is the equivalent.

Korean Date

The date today is,

4350 년 4 월 3 일 (4350, Month 4 Day 3) (28 May 2017 CE)

This is the date according to the traditional lunisolar calendar of Korea. (Note that this is not an authoritative calculation; I’m still working on the details.) The years count back to the legendary founding of Korea by 단군 왕검 (Dan-gun Wanggeom).