Teaching maai 間合い, the ideas of combative spacing and timing intervals in kenjutsu.

what is true budo

What is true budo?

Studying the arts of fighting leads to peace. The pursuit of martial arts has one...

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FOUR ENEMIES

Four Enemies

Four Friends. Four Enemies. One morning while on alms rounds the Buddha gave a heap...

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Budō Practice & Sacrifice

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The Old Is Not Distant

This is important to understand when practicing historical or classical martial arts. Although the sword...

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Bujutsu Centering

When practicing bujutsu we should always work on being centered. For non-practitioners, it is also...

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Sword Control

We should not let our mind or body or sword become contorted or controlled by...

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