No Shortcuts in Koryu Katori Kenjutsu Seminar “There are no shortcuts in Koryu” quipped Otake Nobutoshi Shihan at the beginning of the 2018 seminar. Because the seminar lasts a week with nine hours of daily practice he assesses our level the first day. He looks at our understanding of the basic kata or omote. When […]
Kenjutsu Vietnam Seminar Otake 2016
Kenjutsu Vietnam Seminar Otake 2016 During our 2016 kenjutsu Seminar in Vietnam with Otake Sensei we had the pleasure to be visited by Akiyama san, one of the earliest students of Otake Risuke Sensei. Together with Otake Nobutoshi Sensei Akiyama san worked with all our students for a week. Checking their technique, correcting their form […]
Budo Class with Pascal Krieger Sensei at Shobukan Dojo Vietnam Kenjutsu Seminar IX 2016
Pascal Krieger sensei gave a 3 hour Budo class every day for a week at our dojo Shobukan Vietnam. During each Budo class Krieger sensei focused on different elements and arts. Krieger sensei shared his knowledge on Judo, Jodo, Shodo, Iaido. He also spoke about the history of Budo and Bujutsu.
Budo Kenjutsu Seminar Vietnam VIII Katori Sensei 2016
Katori sensei opened the kenjutsu budo seminar in Vietnam March 2016 with the message that training should result in becoming a better person. His teachings during the seminar focused on the mental challenges of training budo first. He spoke about the deeper meaning of budo and koryu like Katori Shinto ryu for him and for his family members.
Kenjutsu Seminar Vietnam VII With Otake Nobutoshi sensei 2015
This has been the fourth time that Otake Nobutoshi has headed a kenjutsu seminar at Shobukan dojo in Hochiminh City in Vietnam.
Japanese Koryu Seminar Vietnam VI Shobukan Dojo With Yamada Hironobu Sensei 2015
This is the third time Yamada Hironobu sensei visited Vietnam to teach us kenjutsu, bojutsu and naginatajutsu. This Japanese koryu seminar Vietnam is the sixth kenjutsu seminar of its kind.
Kenjutsu Seminar V Shobukan Dojo With Otake Nobutoshi sensei 2014
The first week of December 2014, Nobutoshi Otake sensei visited our dojo for the third time to teach at the fifth Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto ryu kenjutsu seminar in Vietnam.
Japanese Martial arts Seminar Katori Vietnam IV Shobukan Dojo With Yamada Hironobu Sensei 2014
This is the second time Yamada Hironobu sensei travelled to Vietnam taught us. This was the fourth Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto ryu kenjutsu seminar at Shobukan Dojo.
Kenjutsu Seminar III Shobukan Dojo With Nobutoshi Sensei December 2013
Otake Nobutoshi sensei of Tenshin Shoden Katori Shito Ryu traveled to Vietnam a second time to head the third seminar at Shobukan Dojo. The seminar was from December 4 to December 9 2013.
Kenjutsu Seminar II Kenjutsu Shobukan Dojo With Yamada Hironobu Sensei 2013
Invited by Shidosha Vietnam, Yamada sensei visited and taught Shobukan dojo - Katori Shinto ryu Vietnam for 5 days. In 2013 he visited us from the 13th to 17th of June.