Okinawa Karate Kobujutsu Shinan Vol 3 DVD with Tetsuhiro Hokama - Budovideos Inc

Okinawa Karate Kobujutsu Shinan Vol 3 DVD with Tetsuhiro Hokama

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Exploration of Te (Hand) by Okinawa Karate Grandmaster Tetsuhiro Hokama

A comprehensive DVD box set capturing the essence of half a century of karate research. Karate, originating from techniques known as "Te" for self-defense, evolved as a martial art nurtured by the geography, history, and culture of the Ryukyu Islands. Over its long history, numerous masters have emerged, leading karate to become a globally recognized martial art known as "KARATE". This collection delves into the study of preserved karate techniques in modern times, exploring their origins and contemplating their significance. It represents the culmination of a lifetime of karate research.

Contents:

  • Bubishi Martial Arts Manual
  • Kata: Kyozai-gata (Educational Kata)
  • Kata: Sesan
  • Kata: Shisochin
  • Kata: Saifa
  • Kobujutsu Weapons (Ancient Martial Arts Weapons)
  • Bubishi Yuru-undo and Kimna-jutsu (Relaxed Exercises and Vital Point Techniques)
  • Keiko Youth Club Training Sessions
  • Interview with Tetsuhiro Hokama

Featuring:

Tetsuhiro Hokama (HOKAMA TETSUHIRO) Born in 1944. Hanshi Judan (10th Dan) of Okinawa Karate-do Goju-ryu, Head of Okinawa Goju-ryu Kenshikai Headquarters, Director of the Okinawa Karate Museum, Head of Hokama Kobudo, Doctor of Karate Studies. Since 1961, he has studied karate and kobudo under masters Seikichi Higa and Shinko Matayoshi. After over half a century of dedicated practice, he established a comprehensive martial arts perspective that integrates karate, kobudo, grappling, and vital point techniques from the historical viewpoint of the Ryukyu Islands. He has actively promoted martial arts worldwide, conducting teachings in over 40 countries. In 1987, he founded the Okinawa Karate Museum. Besides his role as a martial artist, he is also prominent as a historian of Ryukyu culture and a calligrapher. His publications include numerous books and papers such as "History of Okinawan Karate", "Okinawan Karate Chronicles of One Hundred People", and "Chronology of Karate History".

Language: Japanese with English subtitles

Run time: 87 min.

SPD-1853

Okinawa Karate Kobujutsu Shinan Vol 3 DVD with Tetsuhiro Hokama - Budovideos Inc

Okinawa Karate Kobujutsu Shinan Vol 3 DVD with Tetsuhiro Hokama

Regular price $39.95 USD
Regular price $59.00 USD Sale price $39.95 USD