Blogs on martial arts, by Soke Hausel
Concerned about traveling. Training in self-defense along with use of weapons such as your belt, can provide you with peace of mind.
thoughts, philosophy, and activities of members of Shorin-Ryu Karate and Kobudo - Seiyo Kai, as seen through the eyes of its Soke.
Traditional Okinawa Martial Arts in Arizona
Traditional martial arts in Gilbert, Arizona - Okinawan Shorin-Ryu
Training with the Hanbo and kioga (law enforcement expandable baton) at the Arizona School of Traditional Karate.
Looking for an instructor in Arizona?
Judo, the gentle way
Jujutsu - the art of throwing
World's foremost traditional Okinawan/Japanese martial arts association in North America
Kama - Japanese weapon of self-defense
Kobudo, the ancient art of Okinawan weapons is practiced at the Arizona School of Traditional Karate in Mesa, Arizona.
Classes in Mesa
the use of mushin, or not thinking, in the martial arts
Nunchaku, weapon of self-defense
The sai is an excellent weapon developed on Okinawa for defending against the bo and katana (samurai sword).
Samurai arts are many & include katana (sword), iaido, kenjutsu, hanbo, jujutsu, tanto (knife), sojutsu (spear), naginata, hojo (restraints) & more.
Karate, kobudo, self-defense, samurai arts, jujutsu
How would you defend yourself?
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Martial arts obi including Shihan belts
Good place for obi and to get your supplies - do not recommend purchasing gi from Pakistan. Be sure you ask where the gi is made.
good place to buy gi - would not recommend their kobudo supplies.
World head of Seiyo No Shorin-Ryu Karate Kobudo Kai, Seiyo Kai International and the World Traditional Karate & Kobudo Federation