December 5th, The Japan-Vietnam Friendship Association and Shobukan dojo of Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto Ryu organized a day of cultural exchange through martial arts between Japan and Vietnam
Shobukan Vietnam has been appointed official branch of the Vietnam – Japan Friendship Association.
Katori Shinto ryu kenjutsu dojo Shobukan Vietnam in Hochiminh City | One year after the official opening of our dojo we organized an exhibition of pictures shot by Fred Wissink – a professional photographer of AsiaLIFE Magazine.
To celebrate 40 years diplomatic relationships between Vietnam and Japan, Vietnam – Japan Friendship Association held a seminar with Shobukan kenjutsu school of Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto Ryu.
March 20, 2013 Otake Nobutoshi sensei officially opened the first Katori Shinto Ryu dojo in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.