Martial art is a very interesting field. It is not only a physical exercise, it also involves a person’s mind and spiritual thoughts. There are many things about it that people don’t know. If you are interested in martial art, then reading some books will help. Here are some of our top picks.

Bruce Lee Striking Thoughts

By – Bruce Lee, John Little

This is an autobiography of Bruce Lee. You will learn about his family life, movie career, and lots more. He wrote about how martial art affected his life and the principles he lived up to. His ideas have been very inspiring for his family, friends and other people around him.

The Book of Five Rings

By – Miyamoto Musashi

The book is written by the undefeated samurai Miyamoto Musashi. It is about strategy and winning. You will learn how to throw your opponents off-guard, create confusion and finally win. He believes that martial art is more about strategy than techniques. It is a must-read book for martial art students.

Jiu-Jitsu University

By – by Saulo Ribeiro, Kevin Howell

This book is about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu techniques. Saulo Ribeiro had been six times World Champion of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. In this book, he shares some of his winning techniques and talks about the most common mistakes people make and other things related to martial art.

These books will teach you the rich history of martial art. You will become more knowledgeable about this field and feel more encouraged to learn the techniques.