Middle Ages Knighthood

And the importance of Chivalry

What is Chivalry?

In short basic words, Chivalry is the medieval knight system with religious, social, and moral code. Strict etiquette around a knight's daily life revolved around the Code of Chivalry.

What are Knights, and what do they do?

Knights were basically guards that protected royalty. They also did jousting tournaments, which paid them money, and even land. You have royal Recognition.

Jousting and Chivalry

More About Chivary

It was a moral system which went beyond rules of combat and introduced the concept of Chivalrous conduct, qualities idealized by knighthood, such as bravery, courtesy and honor toward women.