There is a group of monks who originally worshipped the god, Gorn.
Gorn's prescripts prohibited the drawing of blood of thy fellow
creatures, it did not prohibit the use of body to bring people into
the light which is the Almighty Blessed Gorn.
These monks developed a series of skills based upon a bare-handed
fighting style. Through speed and skill these fierce and faithful
followers fight with purity of body and soul for the glory of Gorn.
The prime requisite of DEXterity helps a monk with their speed and
Since that time, there have been factions which have split off and
started worshipping their own gods. They have, however, maintained
the practices that have existed for the past 2000 years.