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Albrecht Duerer’s “Book of Fencing”

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till on of my favorites, Duerer’s work dates back to the year 1510 and is – except maybe Paulus Hector Mair’s compilation of half a century later- unparalleled in it’s combination of technical excellence and artistic implementation. I made this … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of Budo

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udo, the martial ways of Japan, have their origins in the traditions of Bushido — the way of the warrior. Budo is a time-honoured form of physical culture comprising of Judo, Kendo, Kyudo, Sumo, Karate-do, Aikido, Shorin-ji Kenpo, Naginata and … Continue reading

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The Budo Charter for Young People

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udo, the martial ways of Japan, are forms of traditional culture that hold in esteem a traditional martial spirit passed down since ancient times. Through the practice of Budo, the student learns correct manners, refines his or her technical skills, … Continue reading

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The Budo Charter (Budo Kensho)

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Below is the clean text of the Budo Charter (Budo Kensho). It should be considered mandatory and serious study. udo, the Japanese martial ways, have their origins in the age-old martial spirit of Japan. Through centuries of historical and social … Continue reading

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Books and Media on Meifu Shinkage-ryu Shuriken-jutsu

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ooks Otsuka Yasuyuki: Shuriken-jutsu no susume. Meifu Shinkage-ryu. BAB Japan Shuppankyoku, Tokyo 2004. 199 p., 21cm. Contents–> Chapter 1: Understanding Shuriken-jutsu. Chapter 2: Understanding the foundation of Shuriken-jutsu. Chapter 3: The study of Shuriken-jutsu. Chapter 4: The method of practicing … Continue reading

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Bugei. 1915 (Reprint 1992)

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ugei. Reprint. Numbers 1-7 (in one vol.). Sojinsha, Tokyo 1992. 716 p., 22.4cm.   Originally published as a martial arts journal by Bugeisha in Tokyo starting 1915, this is a reprint of issues 1-7. Among the authors were Nakayama Hiromichi … Continue reading

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Osano Jun: Zusetsu Nihon Bugei Bunka Gairon. 1994

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sano Jun: Zusetsu Nihon Bugei Bunka Gairon. Fuyosha, Tokyo 1994. 279 p., 22cm Please follow and like us:

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Murayama Terushi: Jigen-ryu Heiho. Rekishi to Kenkyu. 1993

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urayama Terushi: Jigen-ryu Heiho. Rekishi to Kenkyu. Kanoya Taiiku Daigaku Budo-gaku Kenkyushitsu, Kanoya 1993. 502 p., 27cm. Annotation: contains a chronological table of Jigen-ryu Heiho on pages 491-502. Appendix: Index, Jigen-ryu Heiho and Rekishi to Kenkyu, 30p., 26cm. Please follow … Continue reading

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Gima Shinkin & Fujiwara Ryozo: Kindai Karate-do no Rekishi wo Kataru

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ima Shinkin & Fujiwara Ryozo: Kindai Karate-do no Rekishi wo Kataru (Detailed Account on the History of Modern Karate-do: Dialogue [between Fujiwara and Gima]). Taidan. Bêsubôru Magajin-sha, Tokyo 1986. 411 p., 22cm. This book tells of the story of the … Continue reading

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