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A typical concept of forms of Karate which originated in southern China, it is pronounced “mochimi” in standard Japanese, and “muchimi” in Okinawan pronunciation. Usually written in Kana (muchimi もちみ), there are three ways of writing the terms using Kanji: 1) … Continue reading

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Introducing: the Bōzooka

n this post I’d like to introduce the Bōzooka. It is a training tool I discovered and learned on Okinawa. But first a few words on quality material for wooden weapons and equipment. The photo on the right shows what you get from … Continue reading

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