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Grandmaster Javed Khan  has been teaching martial arts since 1982. Our academy started in Indianapolis since 2004 to serve the needs of students all over the Indianapolis area. Since we opened our doors, our Martial Arts School has helped an impressive amount of students change the way they feel about learning. Our innovative teaching methods help students really latch onto the material, and take charge of their own learning.

Grandmaster Javed Khan's Fighting Arts Academy is certified by the Office of Minority and Women Business Development, City of Indianapolis, IN.


A progressive Taekwondo Organization

Join Us to be part of an exciting Taekwondo Family

The IPTF - International Progressive Taekwondo Federation is a modern and progressive Taekwondo organization that provides quality Taekwondo training combining traditional, sport and the self-defense aspects of Taekwondo. Internationally recognized black belt certification; Instructor certification and color belt rank certification are also provided by the IPTF.

 Yearly training camps and certifications are held in several countries around the world where IPTF members can participate in. Contact us today to find out more and join.


Traditional Korean Martial Art

Literally meaning the way of the Foot and the Fist, Taekwondo is a modern version of an ancient Korean Martial Art. Taekwondo is known for its fast and powerful kicking techniques. It can be arguably called as the best kicking martial arts system. Taekwondo practitioners can throw kicks from almost all angles and amazing spinning and aerial kicking  techniques. We teach the IPTF (International Progressive Taekwondo Federation) system of Taekwondo at our school.

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Modern Indian Combat/ Street Defense System
Created and Developed by Grandmaster Javed Khan

Is an eclectic fighting system created and developed by Grandmaster Javed Khan made for the real world. It has simplistic techniques using the body's natural movements, with easy-to-remember and easy-to-use techniques. The Khan Do Kwan system is highly effective in the street and real-world scenarios. Khan Do Kwan means The School of Khan's Way.



Women Against Rape & Domestic Abuse

WARDA Women Against Rape & Domestic Abuse(R) is a program created by Martial Arts Grandmaster Javed Khan. Training is conducted ranging from practical hands on self preservation and counter assault to dealing effectively against Rape; Domestic Violence; Stalking; Relationship Violence; Date Rape and Acquaintance Rape. WARDA Instructor training and certifications for all levels are also conducted on a regular basis worldwide.


Remember every woman is a POTENTIAL RAPE VICTIM.

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Khan Do Kwan Police Control Tactics

 KPCT - Khan Do Kwan Police Control Tactics is a Police Control Tactics program designed for Law Enforcement officers. It is developed by Javed Khan a martial arts grandmaster and a veteran police officer. Its goal is to train LEO's to gain quick control of their subjects while minimizing liability for their departments and injuries to the officer and the subject. It is also a recognized program by several Law enforcement training boards. 


Recognized Instructor certifications in several levels is also provided  in the 3 levels of the KPCT program. KPCT certified instructors can also keep up with their continued training with Grandmaster Javed Khan whenever in the Indianapolis area.


Grandmaster Javed Khan - A Short Bio

Grandmaster Javed Khan has been involved in the martial arts for over 50 years. Currently a 9th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, he started his martial arts training with Judo, Boxing and Kyo Kushin karate. In 1977 he began to learn Taekwondo from a Vietnamese Refugee Bui Quoc Cung who was a 2nd Dan in the Korea martial art. Along with Taekwondo, Bui also taught Grandmaster Khan the Vietnamese martial art of Vovinam or Viet Vo Dao.


These were the beginning days of Taekwondo in India, and the Korean Martial art was actually unknown at the time. Grandmaster Javed Khan is one of the pioneers of Indian Taekwondo.


In 1981, Grandmaster Khan was awarded his 1st Degree Black Belt. He began teaching Taekwondo in 1982 for Bui as his assistant, in his native hometown of Lonavala in India.

In 1983 a young 18-year-old Javed Khan traveled to Paris France, along with Bui where he got his 2nd Degree Black belt in Taekwondo.  


In 1986 Grandmaster Javed Khan received his 3rd Dan Black belt from Taekwondo Legend, Grandmaster Hee Il Cho, in Los Angeles. He continued to study Taekwondo under Grandmaster Hee Il Cho for over 25 years. Grandmaster Javed Khan was also appointed as the official representative of Grandmaster Cho's Action International Martial Arts Association to India and formed the Indian Taekwondo Association.

In 1986, Grandmaster Khan introduced Kickboxing to India. Grandmaster Javed Khan is also referred to as the "Father of Indian Kickboxing."


He has won numerous National and International championships in Taekwondo and Kickboxing; Created 2 world records in breaking; Starred in "Bollywood" films in the lead role; Trained Indian Bollywood celebrities, Police, and the military around the world.

Grandmaster Javed Khan created his own fighting system called "Khan Do Kwan." Several specialized programs dealing with real world self-protection WARDA Women Against Rape & Domestic Abuse(R) and KPCT Khan Do Kwan Police Control tactics(TM) are also created and developed by him.

Grandmaster Javed Khan has trained and developed several National, International and World Champions. He has trained and promoted hundreds of Black Belts around the world. He is also the founder and president of the International Progressive Taekwondo Federation which has membership in several countries worldwide.


Bollywood and Movies

Grandmaster Javed Khan has acted in several Bollywood movies in the lead role, was the action coordinator for Prem Agaan, Fardeen Khan's debut movie.


In 2005 Grandmaster Javed Khan produced a documentary on "Kalaripayattu" the ancient Indian Martial art, which was shot on location in Kerala, India.

In 2008 Grandmaster Javed Khan Produced, Directed, wrote the script and also played the lead role in his home production film "The Fighter."

Other Awards:

In March 2002, Grandmaster Javed Khan was awarded the Presidential Sports Award for Taekwondo.

In 2021 Grandmaster Javed Khan was included in the Hall of Fame of the World's Greatest Martial Artists. He was Featured in the books 33rd Edition.

On May, 22, 2022, The Sports & Martial Arts Excellence Awards inducted Grandmaster Javed Khan into the Hall of Fame by awarding him the World Sports Star Awards at Kolkata, India.

In 2022, Grandmaster Javed Khan was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by President Joseph Biden. The award was presented by Joseph Hogsett, the Mayor of Indianapolis.

September 04. 2022 was declared Javed Khan Day in the state of Indiana. The Proclamation was issued by Indiana State Rep Mitchell Gore.

On March 11, 2023, the Indianapolis Muslim Community and the Center for Interfaith Integration awarded Grandmaster Javed Khan an award for outstanding public service.



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Our Class Timing:

Monday - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm - Taekwondo

Wednesday - 4:30 to 5:30 pm - Taekwondo

Friday - 4:30 pm until 5:30 pm - Khan Do Kwan

The school is sanitized each day after class.

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Grandmaster Javed Khan's Fighting Arts Academy is pleased to offer a variety of training options. Taekwondo, self protection, tactical solution to attacks, WARDA, Khan Do Kwan, KPCT and general fitness are a few of the options available at our training academy. We are proud to help individuals of all ages and physical abilities realize their goals and reach new levels of physical capacity. Whether through group session or private training, we hope to assist you in your journey towards your own personal empowerment.

Specialized group and individual training is also given on Active Shooter/ Active Threat; Protecting Against Home Invasions; Situational Awareness and Reality based Real World Self protection.

We seek to foster the development of our students throughout their martial arts entire educational journey with us. Our teaching community is made up of a group of talented and creative professionals, who are passionate about creating the best Martial Arts School in several cities around the world.


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We Offer Community Safety Programs Training

on Situational Awareness and Self Protection


We Offer Active Threat/ Active Shooter & Home Defense

Training for Civilians; 
Organizations and Institutions

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Mon:  6 pm to 7: 30 pm - Taekwondo Classes

Wednesday: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm -Taekwondo Class

Friday: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm - Khan Do Kwan Classes

Saturday: 7:30 am to 8:30 am - Flexibility and Strengthening Class

Sun: Closed


We’d be happy to provide you with additional information about individual courses and instructors at Grandmaster Javed Khan - VIII Dan Black Belt. Stop by the office or drop us a line.

2948 Carson Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46227, USA

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