Striking with the Katana: What is the Monouchi? Please enjoy this budo video lesson about the monouchi and striking in iaido/iaijutsu By Steven Radzikowski|2018-09-26T19:06:47+00:00September 26th, 2018|Bujutsu, Lesson, Video|4 Comments Share This Page, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestEmail About the Author: Steven Radzikowski Steven lives in Japan where he heads the sword school of Shinkan-ryū Kenpō. Related Posts What is true budo? Gallery What is true budo? Components of Iaido Iaijutsu Gallery Components of Iaido Iaijutsu Iaido Tachi & Seiza Waza Gallery Iaido Tachi & Seiza Waza Bujutsu Thoughts Issin-furan Gallery Bujutsu Thoughts Issin-furan The Sword With Two Edges Gallery The Sword With Two Edges 4 Comments Miguel September 28, 2018 at 3:07 am Log in to Reply Great video, interesting information. Andrew September 29, 2018 at 7:07 am Log in to Reply Thank you for this, Steven-Sensei. It’s good to be aware of what part of the sword I’m actually supposed to hit with. Charlie-san also reminds me of the value of aiming for an actual target–even if it’s just one I’m visualizing. Miguel September 29, 2018 at 11:40 am Log in to Reply I agree with Andrew, being able to properly visualize the partner is very important when it comes to proper striking, sometimes we lack of an adequeate idea of where should we aim to strike so thanks Steven sensei and thanks Charlie san for risking his life in the process of helping us learn Steven Radzikowski September 29, 2018 at 10:12 pm Log in to Reply In the future we will be discussing this more. Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.