Pressure Points Books

Pressure Points, also known as Kyusho Jitsu in Japanese, is an ancient martial art and healing technique that focuses on the manipulation of specific points on the body to control or incapacitate opponents, relieve pain, and promote health and wellness. Rooted in the traditional medicine systems of East Asia, Pressure Points has a rich history that spans thousands of years and encompasses a diverse range of techniques and applications.

The history of Pressure Points can be traced back to ancient China, where it was known as Dim Mak, or the "Death Touch," and was practiced by martial artists and healers alike. According to legend, practitioners of Dim Mak possessed the ability to strike or manipulate specific points on the body to cause injury, paralysis, or even death, making it a feared and revered art.

In Japan, Pressure Points became integrated into various martial arts systems, including Jujutsu, Aikido, and Karate, where they were used to enhance striking, grappling, and joint manipulation techniques. Japanese martial artists developed specialized training methods and curriculum to study and master the intricate network of pressure points throughout the body.

One of the key figures in the history of Pressure Points is Sokaku Takeda, a renowned martial artist who codified the principles of Kyusho Jitsu and incorporated them into his teachings of Daito-ryu Aiki Jujutsu. Takeda's students, including Morihei Ueshiba, founder of Aikido, and Kenji Tomiki, founder of Tomiki Aikido, further disseminated the principles of Pressure Points to a wider audience.

In the modern era, Pressure Points have gained recognition and popularity beyond martial arts circles, with practitioners and enthusiasts studying its applications for self-defense, combat sports, law enforcement, and healthcare. The study of Pressure Points encompasses not only the physical manipulation of specific points on the body but also an understanding of anatomy, physiology, and energy meridians.

Today, Pressure Points are taught and practiced in countries around the world, with specialized training programs, seminars, and certification courses available for individuals interested in mastering this ancient art. Whether used for self-defense, healing, or personal development, Pressure Points offer a fascinating and powerful approach to understanding the human body and unlocking its potential.

Our store offers a curated selection of instructional books on Pressure Points that cover a wide range of topics, including point location, application techniques, clinical studies, and historical insights. Whether you are a martial artist, healthcare professional, or enthusiast seeking to explore the secrets of Pressure Points, our books provide valuable insights and practical guidance to help you unlock the hidden power within.

Kyusho-Jitsu: Vital Points Of the Human Body in Martial Arts Book by Evan Pantazi

Kyusho-Jitsu: Vital Points Of the Human Body in Martial Arts Book by Evan Pantazi

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Combat Pressure Points: A No Nonsense Guide To Pressure Point Fighting for Self-Defense Book by Sammy Franco

Combat Pressure Points: A No Nonsense Guide To Pressure Point Fighting for Self-Defense Book by Sammy Franco

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Pressure Point Karate Made Easy Book by George Dillman (Preowned)

Pressure Point Karate Made Easy Book by George Dillman (Preowned)

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Law Enforcement Pressure Points Book by Evan Pantazi

Law Enforcement Pressure Points Book by Evan Pantazi

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Power Taiji Book by Erle Montaigue

Power Taiji Book by Erle Montaigue

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Dim-Mak: Death Point Striking Book by Erle Montaigue

Dim-Mak: Death Point Striking Book by Erle Montaigue

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Humane Pressure Point Self-Defense: Dillman Pressure Point Method for Law Enforcement, Medical Personnel, Business Professionals, Men and Women Book by George Dillman

Humane Pressure Point Self-Defense: Dillman Pressure Point Method for Law Enforcement, Medical Personnel, Business Professionals, Men and Women Book by George Dillman

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Dim Mak: Poison Hand Touch of Death Book by Douglas Hsieh

Dim Mak: Poison Hand Touch of Death Book by Douglas Hsieh

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Advanced Dim Mak Book by Douglas Hsieh

Advanced Dim Mak Book by Douglas Hsieh

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Acupuncture for Self Defense Book by Myung Chill Kim

Acupuncture for Self Defense Book by Myung Chill Kim

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Pressure Point Guide by Tadahiko Ohtsuka (Preowned)

Pressure Point Guide by Tadahiko Ohtsuka (Preowned)

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Combat Hapkido: Anatomical Targeting Strategies Book by Mark Gridley (Preowned) - Budovideos Inc

Combat Hapkido: Anatomical Targeting Strategies Book by Mark Gridley (Preowned)

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Pressure-Point Fighting: A Guide to the Secret Heart of Asian Martial Arts Book by Rick Clark (Preowned) - Budovideos Inc

Pressure-Point Fighting: A Guide to the Secret Heart of Asian Martial Arts Book by Rick Clark (Preowned)

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Encyclopedia of Dim Mak 2 Book Set by Erle Montaigue (Hardcover) (Preowned) - Budovideos

Encyclopedia of Dim Mak 2 Book Set by Erle Montaigue (Hardcover) (Preowned)

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Kyusho-Jitsu: The Dillman Method of Pressure Point Fighting Book by George Dillman - Budovideos

Kyusho-Jitsu: The Dillman Method of Pressure Point Fighting Book by George Dillman

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Pressure Point Fighting Secrets of Ryukyu Kempo Book by George Dillman - Budovideos

Pressure Point Fighting Secrets of Ryukyu Kempo Book by George Dillman

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Advanced Pressure Point Grappling Book by George Dillman - Budovideos

Advanced Pressure Point Grappling Book by George Dillman (Preowned)

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Self Defense Nerve Centers & Pressure Points Book by Bruce Tegner (Preowned) - Budovideos

Self Defense Nerve Centers & Pressure Points Book by Bruce Tegner (Preowned)

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Anatomy of Life & Death: Vital points of Human Body Book by Valery Momot - Budovideos

Anatomy of Life & Death: Vital points of Human Body Book by Valery Momot

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Quan Li Kan Complete 12 Book Lot By Bruce Everett Miller - Budovideos Inc

Quan Li Kan Complete 12 Book Lot By Bruce Everett Miller

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