In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, the belts are the indicator of a players expertise. Belts of different colours like white, blue, purple, brown, black, red are worn by different Brazilian Jiu Jitsu players. A brief introduction regarding the importance of various belts has been offered for the benefit of people who are new to martial arts.
The great master of Judo and a founder of Kodokan Judo School, Mr. Jigoro Kano. I was moved by the story of him; as he was very old and close to death, he called his students around him and told them that he wanted to be buried in his white belt. This world's highest-ranking judoist asked for the emblem of the beginner as his last will. What a deep dedication into the martial art and humbleness!