The mountain or Gan is symbolized in the 25 movements (33 techniques) of Taegeuk Chil-Jang, the seventh training pattern. The mountain is stable and confident just as the student must be while performing the techniques from cat stance within the pattern. The techniques in this pattern are often made as multiple combinations from a single stance revealing that a good student must have balance and strength in stillness as well as in motion.
Shape of Taegeuk chil-jang movements