- 22 Karate Master Quotes
Learn what pioneers like Funakoshi Gichin, Mabuni Kenwa and Motobu Choki thought about the practical applications of karate kata, bunkai, throws and joint locks.
- Basic Bo Jutsu
The Bo was the master weapon in Okinawan, bigger, longer, badder that the Sai or anything else.
- Best Choki Motobu Quotes
Motobu Chōki was an Okinawan karate master and founder of Motobu-Ryu. He practiced only the kata Naihanchi-Tekki, which served him as a basis for over 100 of his fights, which he won.
- Danger Okinawa Skills
Master Meitatsu Yagi shows how effective karate techniques can be applied.
- Differences between Karate in Okinawa & Japan
In this video you'll learn 10 reasons - including Kobudo, bunkai, hojo undo (strength training) and self-defense. These are things I discovered at the birthplace of Karate.
- Falling Proberly
Falling properly is very important in bunkai or the daily life.
- Heavy Duty Makiwara
Makiwara training is essential because it develops your technique, your kime.
- Hidden Movements
Kuroda Tetsuzan, sensei of the Shinbukan Kuroda Dojo, is the Soke of several ancient Samurai military disciplines.
- Historical Karate Books
Rediscover the roots of the origin Karate with the books from the first modern masters published here.
- Historical Video Series
Gichin Funakoshi - Historical Video Series.
- How To For Belt And Gi
Especially beginner often have question about how to tie a karate belt.
- Interview with Sensei Takahashi Yuko
Sensei Takahashi Yuko gives some interesting inside views of her personal development.
- Interview with Shihan Kanazawa
Hirokazu Kanazawa is a world-renowned Japanese master of Shotokan karate.
- Kakiya / Kakete-Biki
A kakiya, or kakete-biki, is an old-style Okinawan karate training tool, consisting of a wooden post with a movable arm.
- Karate-Do Core Principals
The do suffix implies that karate do is a path to self-knowledge, not just a study of the technical aspects of fighting.
- Kenyu Chinen
Kenyu Chinen is a real inspiration for all karate students to keep on a lifetime practicing the way of the empty hand.
- Mushin in the Spirit of Zen or Budo
A brief explanation from Shihan Hirokazu Kanazawa(1931) about “mushin” in relation of the meaning with the empty mind.
- Natural Principle
Sensei Rick hotton explains his personal experience as part of the Shu Ha Ri concept.
- Okinawa Karate
A short history review, about the Okinawa Karate's birthplace.
- Old Karate Books
Discover the history of Karate.
- Old Shotokan Footage
View this old Shotokan footage with sensei Obata Tokaidosan.
- Rediscovered Master Books
Books by Gichin Funakoshi and Kenwa Mabuni, free for download as PDF file.
- Self Teaching Spirit
My opponent is my teacher, my ego is my enemy
- Shorin Ryu Shubukan
Shōrin-ryū (少林流) as in the Shaolin Temple of China.
- Shorin-Ryu Applications
Whoever controls the middle area has a decisive advantage over his opponent.
- Teach Positiv
3 pedagogical martial arts teaching principles to improve your students' performance.
- The Dojo Kun
The Dojo Kun - Rumoured to have been created by Kanga Sakukawa, .
- Top 10 Bruce Lee Quotes
Here is a short-list of some of Bruce Lee’s most popular quotes...
- Toshimitsu Arakaki
Inteview with master Toshimitsu Arakaki.
- Traditional Karate Training
Discover some insight into the traditional karate karate lessons today of the "Kampfsportschule Aarau" in Switzerland.
- Trailer form the movie “Karate Girl”
Fighting Trailer with Tatsuya Naka from the movie "Karate Girl".
- Uechi Ryu Documentary
Uechi-ryu (上地流 Uechi-ryū) is a traditional style of Okinawan karate.
- Uechi-Ryu Strategy
The strategy of Pangai Noon Karate or better known as Uechi-Ryu.