1. DAITO-RYU AIKIBUDO
The Daito-ryu aikijujutsu (literally: Great Eastern
School of the aikijujutsu : 大東流合気柔術 ) is an ancient and noble
bujutsu School; ancient because it was founded in 1087 a.d. by
Yoshimitsu Minamoto (1056-1127); noble because its genesis and
evolution are along all classical Japan history. The martial
teachings of the school were transmitted ...
The program of teaching of the School is very vast and
understands all of this that the bushi of the clan Takeda-Aizu
studied. The beginner begins with the study of the jujutsu
together with the kenjutsu up to the rank of
2nd dan; subsequently will be introduced to the study of the
other weapons as jutte, shuriken, kodachi, tessen ...
Purpose of the Group is to develop, in the
western countries, the teachings of Takeda Tokimune
(1916-1993) and Kato Shigemitsu (1940-2013),
respecting and handing on faithfully the entire technical
curriculum of the Daito School practiced in the Daitokan of
Abashiri and Budokan of Abashiri ...
For the purpose of disseminating the art of Aikibudo in the
West annually organizes many activities. These activities are
guided solely by respect for Japanese tradition. The aim of
these activities is "to live and to follow the traditional
and cultural way of martial arts and Japanese culture".
With the organization of seminars, instructor courses, awards
and ranks of openness of the new dojo ...